–That’ll be 9.91.
–You haven’t got an extra 1 have you?
–It’ll be easier for me to give you change that way. See, the till tells me that kind of stuff.
–I’m not a genius, but I can tell you that if I give you a euro extra you’ll just have to give it back to me.
–Have you got it or not?
–Here’s 21 then.
–And here’s your change, 11.09.
–Thanks very much!
She actually returned a different euro coin, so maybe the chain is laundering counterfeits, or dumping German issue, or something. Jesus.
- Tibidabo set to music
Little Susie performs “The temptation of Jesus”, which is to say Luke 4:1-13, whereunder, kind-of: Satan mennen l’ yon kote ki wo.
- Depressing failed online book purchase
16/9: I purchase El último pirata del Mediterraneo from this gent on Abebooks for 17 quid, shipping speed 3-7 business days. 20/9:
- Brown hands Mandelson Keys of Heaven
But perhaps Mandy should read Matthew before taking it as a compliment.
- Those velociphilic Spanish
Richard Williams in the Guardian re a carelessly parked car in London: Unimaginable in France, Italy or Spain, where bikes and bike
- Ultimate cargo bike
From Madras, via Wikimedia. The bike issue has been on the back burner for a few months. Maximus are wonderful but