Better Late Than Never. Canadian Woman Finally Gets A Pen Pal Nyima Mitchell, 8, found a bottle in his backyard in Nova Scotia. The 1995 message requesting a pen pal was signed by Nellie Nadeau, 14, of Quebec. Nellie is now a mother herself and lives in Alaska.
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Better Late Than Never. Canadian Woman Finally Gets A Pen Pal

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Better Late Than Never. Canadian Woman Finally Gets A Pen Pal

Better Late Than Never. Canadian Woman Finally Gets A Pen Pal

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A MARTINEZ, HOST:

Eight-year-old Nyima Mitchell found a message in a bottle in his backyard in Nova Scotia. The message simply asking for a pen pal was dated August 12, 1995, signed by a 14-year-old girl named Nellie Nadeau from Quebec. The boy and his mother tracked down Nellie, now a mother herself living in Alaska, and sent her a response in the mail. Nellie quickly replied, and 25 years later, she finally got her pen pal.

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