After reading the post in Baseball Card Breakdown about the idea of the wallet card, I instantly knew that I was going to participate. My kids have played Flat Stanley at school and carried him all over the world and taken pictures and had a blast so I figured I would as well. I don't know if I will be going to any exotic locations but even some of the normal excursions will become a little more fun capturing my Wallet Card in action.
After deciding to participate, the next action was to decide on a card. This didn't take me long. I dug through my Giants extra box (could it be any card other than a Giant???) and pulled out this beauty:
This scan was actually taken last night, I forgot to shoot a scan or picture as I was excited to get started and get it into the wallet. If you look at the bottom of the card, some wear is starting to show on the silver foil, there is also a slight bend across the team name that really doesn't show up.
The original post was on 1/2 and that night I made my Wallet Card selection. The next day my son and I attended a high end movie theater and Wallet Card came along:
So which movie did we see:
Laura Hillenbrand's book - you will not be disappointed. It is a top 10 of all time book in my personal rankings.
I realized yesterday that Wallet Card hadn't been out of the wallet in a few days. Work has been all encompassing over the past couple weeks. After baseball tryouts for my younger son we decided to hit the Del Taco drive thru so I decided to capture a picture of Wallet Card while we waited: