Santa was having trouble with his computer. So he called David, the 11 year old next door whose bedroom looks like Mission Control, and asked him to come over.
David clicked a couple of buttons and solved the problem.
As he was walking away, Santa called after him, "So, what was wrong?"
He replied, "It was an ID ten T error."
Santa didn't want to appear stupid, but nonetheless inquired, "An ID Ten T error?
What's that? In case I need to fix it again."
David grinned, "Haven't you ever heard of an ID ten T error before?"
"No", replied Santa.
"Write it down," he said, "and I think you'll figure it out."
So Santa wrote down: I D 1 0 T
October 9th is celebrated as the World Post Day across the globe marking the establishment of the Universal Postal Union.
With smartphones, internet and social media keeping us all together and connected, we certainly have come a long way. But once in a while, it is good to turn around and see how far we have come.
Happy World Post Day!!!