Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Thank You No More?

I often feel that the idea of Thanking people for gestures of kindness has completely gone out the window. Please do not get me wrong, I never do anything for anyone expecting anything in return; but I was brought up that you thank people for gifts and general gestures of kindness. Not that I need to be thanked for every little card I send, but it is nice to know that someone received the gift or item- especially if you sent it in the mail.

Thank you notes, do people even send them still? I love snail mail, and always will. I will also encourage my future children that it is the right thing to do.

I actually have a sign hanging in my cubicle that says this:





Just a small reminder that people do not have to help you and when they do it should be recognized.  

2 comments:

  1. This is one of my biggest pet peeves, Jess! Thank you notes should not be optional...they're basic good manners! Eeesh!

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  2. I hate when people don't have manners!!! So annoying!

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Jess