I love you best: 71 years, 2 sisters, 1 Valentine and a tradition that …
Bobbie sent the card first, a Valentine so perfect, her sister Jean sent it back the next year. On it went for 71 years. And it endures still.
Why two sisters exchanged the same Valentine for 71 years Arizona Republic
Sandy thinks the sisters would be thrilled to know about the card.
“That card was so important to the two of them,” Sandy said.
And a year from now, the card will find its way back to Sandy, a tradition that endures for the love of their mothers.
“Here’s something else that I recall –
I thought a lot of you!
Don’t you forget that, either,
’cause, doggone it, I still do!”
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