Me: I haven’t heard anything about former co-worker ‘X’ in a long time, I wonder how they are doing?
Me: Oh good, found their email via Google.
Me: Dear ‘X’ How are you? I am fine. Blah, blah, blah, here are my latest details and new contact info.
‘X’: Hi Marc. I’m fine. Here are the latest details of my life. Blah, Blah, blah, I love being away from corporate America.
Me: Let’s get together and discuss old times and share new experiences.
‘X’: I’ll call you if I’m ever downtown. Bye for now.
Several years later…
Me: I haven’t heard from ‘X’ in a long time, I wonder how they are doing?…