Some phrases or words gain popularity due to their ease of use and are self-explanatory. These phrases are used worldwide and are not stopped by the barriers of language, country, or politics. Some of such phrases include getting well soon, birthday song, greeting hello, etc.
Get well soon means wishing someone a speedy recovery from any illness. It can be used in formal as well as informal conversations. When we meet someone, who is suffering from any physical or mental illness, our prompt response is to wish them would get well soon. It properly conveys the message of our care regarding their illness.
In our country Pakistan, Urdu is the national language but phrases like get well soon are spoken by educated as well as non-educated people due to its popularity. Wishing someone well shows a sign of your concern for their well-being and puts a good impression.
It can be said directly if we meet someone who is suffering otherwise it can be conveyed through cards known as get well soon cards. These cards convey the message of the sender in a very polite and humble way. These gestures of concern go long way and are always appreciated by the receiver.
In this materialistic world, emotions have high values and are received with gratitude. It takes very little effort to think of others and do something for them but it usually holds great rewards. Concern, care, and love are always respected by everyone as anyone can be on the receiving end anytime.
Get well soon cards hold significance as they represent the sender without physical presence. Patients in a hospital are allowed limited visitors i.e., close family members, so these cards can be delivered to the patient to tell them that are being remembered by their friends and family.
Patients are usually surrounded by tens of these cards and gives them hope of a better day after they have recovered. Going through these cards can bring happiness as something personal can be mentioned to bring joy to the patient.
Moreover, there are many card services in each city and can deliver your get well soon cards along with a bouquet of your choice to your desired address.
These services can be availed on one phone call and credit transfer. These are mostly used when sender and receiver are in different cities and cannot meet.
Get well soon cards can be made at home using chart papers and colors as they give a personal touch to the card and hold importance in the eyes of the receiver.
Other than the Get Well Soon, wishes can be written on the card using markers or any story that can make the receiver smile.
On the other hand, ready-made cards are available in each stationery shop and provide various options. You just have to mention your name to let the receiver know about the sender.
Kids are usually engaged by teachers or parents in cards making activities. They use different colour markers, pencils, crayons, and other water colours at their disposal to make their card the prettiest of all.
If any teacher or other kid is ill, each kid in class makes a special get well soon card for them and deliver at their home to let him know that he is not alone.
Get well soon cards are important as they can be collected for a longer period and looking back at them one day brings memories of childhood.