What a quaint turn of phrase "mail order" seems now. Excitedly awaiting the arrival of the catalog. Poring over the pictures and descriptions for hours on end. Carefully filling out the order form, making sure to put each letter or number in its own block. Giving the order envelope to the mailman. Excitedly waiting a couple of weeks or so for the mailman to bring the coveted item. Ripping open the package...
Originally Posted by fotch
Maybe not as convenient as placing an internet order today and seeing the UPS truck pull up a day or two later, but perhaps more rewarding in the end.