How can I make an N-400 filing if I'll be out of the country?

Question Details: I'll be eligible to file for citizenship by the end of this month. I'll be on vacation for the 6-7 weeks starting from next week and I don't want to apply before leaving and miss the finger printing appointment. Will it be OK to complete my application and leave it with a friend and ask him to post it in 3 weeks while I'm on vacation?

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