Thank You, U.S. Postal Service

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” — Not really an official motto of the USPS, but a pretty kickass creed. The photo above shows it inscribed on a New York post office building.

I want to do a little shout out to the United States Postal Service. I think they do a tremendous job, and I want to acknowledge the hard-working women and men of that branch of the government.

Two days ago, I was standing in a very short line in the neighborhood post office, waiting to mail a birthday package to one of my closest friends and (luckily) sister-in-law. (On a completely related note, if you are…