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Gaby's reaction to your cards: 'Oh my geez!'

Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Gaby DeLaFuente smiles after receiving dozens of birthday wishes in the mail Thursday afternoon. The outpouring of support for Gaby, who turns 20 on Sunday, has been tremendous. Cindy asked the public to send birthday wishes to her daughter, Gaby. After just a few days, Gaby has received cards by the dozen in the mail, plus at least one handed to her in person at a local store.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Dozens of cards spill to the floor after Cindy DeLaFuente opens a P.O. box. Cindy asked the public to send birthday wishes to her daughter, Gaby, who turns 20 on Sunday. In just a few days, Gaby received cards by the dozen in the mail, plus at least one in person at a local store. When they fell from the P.O. box, she exclaimed, “Oh my geez!” You can actually buy a birthday card for Gaby right at the post office, 408 Third Ave., and staff will make sure she receives it.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Gaby DeLaFuente, her sister, Alexa, niece, Briyelle, 2, and mom, Cindy, stopped by the post office after a clerk tipped Cindy off to a huge windfall. "Oh my Geeze!" Gaby exclaimed when she saw the dozens of cards in the P.O. box.

Gaby DeLaFuente, her sister, Alexa, niece, Briyelle, 2, and mom, Cindy, stopped by the post office after a clerk tipped Cindy off to a huge windfall. "Oh my Geeze!" Gaby exclaimed when she saw the dozens of cards in the P.O. box.

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