I'm staring to think the primary objective of the post office to avoid delivering mail. When I returned from vacation I had a notice of a certified letter from the township waiting for me. I signed the paper and told them to deliver it in my absence. Only THEN did he boldly mark the box saying I MUST be present or I must go pick it up at the post office. (This has happened once before a while back.) Well then, you can go ahead and return it. I work and I am NOT driving the whole way downtown to pick up something that I'm not expecting.
Now today I get a notification from Amazon on a package that says the post office attempted delivery. This tells me they didn't leave it. Why? There is nothing about this package that should require my presence or a signature. In the past when Amazon has allowed things to get shipped via UPS and then handed off to the post office it incurs a several day delay. You see the package arrive in town and it waits for a couple of days to get to your door. What's up with that?
Dear Amazon, please ship UPS and NOT with the post office; they cheapen your user experience and delay your otherwise prompt service.