Strange and unlikely connection across continents.

My family lived in Africa for many years and our friends subsequently scattered to many corners of the world. Several years ago, I emailed a former teaching colleague from Gaborone, who had just moved to Northern Territories in Australia. At the time, I told her I only knew 2 families in the whole of Australia; my brother and family friends called Tanner. One of the Tanner family I knew had also recently moved to Northern Teritories and had some sort of connection to education. Maybe you may come across her, I said - somewhat unrealistically, as Northern Territories is 1.41 million square kilometres! She emailed me back immediately, to say that Sue Tanner was standing next to her when she opened my email...
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Date submitted:Sat, 04 May 2019 07:37:47 +0000Coincidence ID:10257