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Letters you wish you had sent and some you wish you hadn't

#1 Post by TheGreenGoblin » Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:50 pm

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#2 Post by Fliegenmong » Thu Nov 07, 2019 1:36 pm

Being the recipient of too many speeding tickets in recent months I wish I had the presence of mind to pen such a marvel!
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#3 Post by CharlieOneSix » Thu Nov 07, 2019 1:37 pm

I can see why he would regret sending that. What an error - fancy ending a "Dear Sir/Madam" letter with a complimentary close of "Yours sincerely". :D
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#4 Post by TheGreenGoblin » Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:02 pm

CharlieOneSix wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 1:37 pm
I can see why he would regret sending that. What an error - fancy ending a "Dear Sir/Madam" letter with a complimentary close of "Yours sincerely". :D
You are quite right. Enough to make one fully lose faith! :)

As for the formatting, shouldn't the "Yours" be aligned on the left?
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#5 Post by om15 » Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:05 pm

And the letter is undated. Deserves all he gets.
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#6 Post by Pontius Navigator » Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:25 pm

"11 Feb 2019 · The 14-day speeding ticket rule All the police need to do is show the ticket should have reached the vehicle's registered owner under normal circumstances within 14 days. ... The 14 days also does not include the day of the speeding offence."

As the offence took place in 19th Oct and their letter was not written until 16 days after the offence no fine was admissible.

In my case the policeman wrote his letter after a week, passed it to admin who posted it on the following Monday, day 14. When I told him he immediately said ignore the letter. I didnt even have to prove it.

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#7 Post by Slasher » Sat Nov 09, 2019 4:58 am

Dearest George,

I hate your guts. I’ve been banging your best mate Jim for the last two years behind your back and I moved in with him today while you were at the office.


Yours faithfully,

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#8 Post by Sisemen » Sat Nov 09, 2019 7:02 am

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