Curious. I haven’t really heard from her since July 2004 but it turns out that she’s still alive and on the internet – I just received the following e-mail from my girlfriend of 1999-2001ish, Reb:
From: Rebecca ******** [*********@hotmail.com]
Date: Mar 24, 2006 3:10 PM
Subject: Hey you!
long time no hear, hows life?
Well, that’s interesting.
I wonder what made her e-mail me out of the blue after over a year of silence.
I wonder what made her choose to use the e-mail address she chose to mail me on. Either it’s a guess, or she read it from one of the few (I can count them on one hand) places it’s publicised, because it looks as if it wasn’t picked from a Hotmail address book. Hmm: looks like somebody using Internet Explorer from a British IP address looked at my recent Friends Reunited profile, which has that e-mail address, only an hour or so ago. That’s a maybe.
I wonder what she’s expecting by way of a response.
I wonder if I’ll respond.
Ah well. For now, time to get on with some work. It’s been an afternoon of deliberately breaking the company network in order to test it’s recoverability – a bit of disaster planning – which, while fun, isn’t terribly productive.
Oh, and on a completely unrelated note, here’s a picture I found on the web: