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[Jun. 15th, 2012|03:00 pm]
Listen in, listen Ian!
When I got in yesterday, I had a card from the post office telling me I had a parcel to collect. "Ooh," I thought, "this will be the Threadless order I did." This morning, when I went to collect the parcel however it turned out to be the books I'd ordered from OUP, which was a bit annoying as I didn't want to have to lug that around all day and I'd have happily waited until tomorrow instead for it. I guess this must have been at the back of my mind when I got off the train at Moorgate, leaving the parcel on the luggage rack.

I filled in the lost property form on the First Capital Connect website, but a couple of hours after I got to work I got a call from someone at Hertford North station, where it had been found on the train, and the bloke had got in touch with OUP to get my phone number (hmm, data protection issue?) and is now going to give it to a train driver tomorrow morning and ring me to let me know when the train will arrive at Hornsey. This will avoid it having to be sent to the lost property office at City Thameslink station, and me having to go there and pay £5. So that's nice of him, isn't it. A rare well done to First Capital Connect there.

Hmm, when I write it down it sounds a bit dodgy doesn't it? The person I was talking to knows that I'm out all day now, and knows my address. With a bit of luck I won't have been burgled.

[User Picture]From: ophe1ia_in_red
2012-06-15 10:23 pm (UTC)
OUP books! Good show.
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