Glen wrote Merry a missive or letter describing his love for her every day for a month. His lengthy, heartfelt, and thoughtful notes or missives arrived each afternoon, which Merry read with evident delight. After the arrival of Glen’s final missive or written message, Merry bought a plane ticket and traveled to Australia to see him in person.
Quiz: What is the purpose of a missive?
- To communicate an important message in writing.
- To secretly plan an attack on an enemy force.
- To send a visual warning of an approaching army.