Passport Data

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My girlfriend and I went to what is now Slovenia on our first foreign holiday together in 1974. We compared passports. My passport gave my place of birth as London and was issued in Glasgow on her birthday. Hers gave her place of birth as Glasgow and was issued in London on my birthday. We married the following year.
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Date submitted:Wed, 14 Jul 2021 21:19:45 +0000Coincidence ID:11402