by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

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Language: English 
Available translation(s): FRE
Taipei. A young Taiwanese man has written 
seven hundred love letters to his girlfriend 
over the past two years — trying to get her to marry him. 
His persistence finally brought him results. 
A newspaper reported yesterday the girl has 
become engaged to the postman who 
delivered all of those letters.

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "D'autres fiançailles", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-11-19
Line count: 7
Word count: 51