When I was in college, I had feather pillows, a down comforter and a down mattress pad. My roommates and I would fluff it all up and then run and jump into it - we called it the "poof bed". You got the poof bed when you had an exceptionally bad day, or were not feeling well or just needed a little extra bit of happiness. And you'd get it - just from a whole bunch of feathers stuffed in some fabric. :)
Feather pillows of any size make me happy - so whoever you are, when you thought it was a good idea to stuff them in the pillowcase, I must say, it was a true strike of genius! Thank you!