And they say you should never talk to strangers…
A few weeks ago, one guy named Samuel Mitchell decided to add another guy named Sam Mitchell on Facebook. Why? They didn’t know each other, they’re not from the same country and they don’t have any mutual friends – they just have the same name.
So the two Sams got talking, and a friendship quickly blossomed.
Coincidentally, Sam #2 had just moved to Australia (where Sam #1 lives) from the UK.
Hearing this, Sam #1’s friends got involved. Sounding like the best fucking friends in existence, they bought UK Sam a flight to Tasmania so the two Sams could meet.
Within four hours of ‘meeting’ Sam #2 had a ticket to fly and meet his name twin.
British Sam, who’s in Australia on a working holiday, told news.com.au :