Postcards are the perfect way to send friends and family a note to let them know that you're thinkin' about them!
Quite a few members of my family, most notably both my wife and my sister, have a paralyzing fear of spiders - arachnophobia. I generally have a catch-and-release policy when it comes to critters and creepy-crawlies that come into our house. I'm frequently summoned to diffuse tense situations involving my terrified wife and a befuddled spider. Recently, I learned that one of the most common critters I interact with, known here as granddaddy long legs, isn't even a spider at all!
Opiliones, more commonly known as harvestmen, harvesters, daddy longlegs, or granddaddy longlegs (I guess it depends on how old they are?) are easily mistaken for spiders because they look and move almost exactly like spiders. For those with a fear of spiders, eight legs is definitely enough to qualify anything as a spider. Those of us who are courageous enough to more closely inspect them will find that granddaddy long legs are actually quite different from spiders. The two main characteristics that differentiate our long-legged friends from spiders are their single-part body, and one pair of eyes. Spiders, on the other hand, have a clearly noticeable two-part body and several pairs of eyes. Another common misconception is that granddaddy long legs are venomous. Not only are they lacking fangs and venom glands, both of which are very important to being venomous, but they also have mouth parts too tiny to puncture human flesh. For as many scratches, scrapes, cuts, and scars as I have it is funny to think that my skin is too tough for something to bite through.
Even though knowledge may not totally cure fear, I hope this information gives y'all an appreciation for these misunderstood, two-eyed, one-bodied, long-legged arachnids.
Is there any better way to reach out to someone than a postcard?
Sure, they're old-fashioned and, yes, so few people use them now-a-days but there is really something very personal and heart-warming about receiving a postcard. The thought of someone you care about sitting down, writing out their thoughts to you on, and then dropping it in the mail to find you? How can you not love the idea of that!
And how can you not love the idea of Taleas postcards? With this colorful, fun, unique selection of postcards, you not only get a terrific way to reach out to those you care about, no matter where they reside, but you also get a wonderful assortment of bright and playful and fun pieces of art that you really can't find anywhere else on the web.
Each postcard is crafted for the perfect size, made with thick, durable paper, and also is incredibly affordable too. Created with high-quality white matte stock and brilliantly bright colors that don't fade, they are a wonderful way to touch bases with those you care about.
But if you are just looking for a great way to decorate your office, living space, dorm, or room, these Taleas postcards are also ideal for you. Because they won't or fall apart quickly, they will look great lining the walls of practically any room you want to spruce up. Does your office or bedroom need a little boost of quirky humor and character? We've got you covered with the Taleas postcard.
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