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Distorting the Postal Service

Many of us have seen the United States postal service logo. It is one of the most recognizable logos around. For most, the image of a bald eagle is easy to recognize .Unfortunately that was not the case for me. I grew up with an unclear view of this insignia. I always saw it, recognized it, but could never make out what it was.  In my mind, what I saw was an abstract figure that represented the mailman. I went on for years oblivious to what that dumb shape was, until one day a friend revealed to me the logos true identity. I literally felt as if my mind was blown and I also felt as if the blanks, from the past experiences, with this logo had been repaired.  Though I now know it is a bald eagle, I still distort the logo when I see it.

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