Monday, January 30, 2012
Time: 273 Days
Address: c/o Tampa Bay Lightning
Item Sent: 2008-09 O-Pee-Chee Retro
Item Received: 2008-09 O-Pee-Chee Retro, signed in blue marker.
I wrote to longtime Blues captain Eric Brewer last spring, right after he had been traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning. I was hoping for a quick return. When a guy switches teams, it can be an ideal time to snatch a quick TTM autograph if you can get your letter into a fresh pile of mail, before it accumulates. I obviously didn't get the fast return that I thought I might, but I did get a return. And a successful return is always worth the wait.