Steve Martin's Response to Fan Mail


I'm sure most celebrities have wondered at one time or another whether they should really attempt to reply to each fan letter they receive with a personalized, hand-written response - or just have their assistant send out a cold, impersonal form letter. Steve Martin found a happy medium with this 1980s-era fan response letter that leaves just enough room for customization.

The warm, personal memory shared in the postscript is an especially nice touch.

And while we're on the subject, let's review Ringo Starr's stance on fan mail:

[via Letters of Note]