|"Is this all real? Or has this been happening inside my head?"
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- "Three things lay on the doormat: a postcard from Uncle Vernon's sister Marge, who was vacationing on the Isle of Wight, a brown envelope that looked like a bill, and -- a letter for Harry."
- — Aunt Marge sends a postcard from the Isle of Wight[src]
In the summer of 1991, Marjorie Dursley went on vacation to the Isle, and sent a postcard from there to her brother's family, which arrived at the same time as Harry Potter's Hogwarts acceptance letter. It was here that Marjorie Dursley ate a 'funny whelk'.
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (First mentioned)
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film) (First appearance) (Seen on postcard)