Lately my parents have been impressing upon me that I need a thick, light-winterish sort of coat. Not a thin summer coat, but a rainproof, lightly insulated coat. (I have the thin summer coat and a gigantuan winter coat that envelops me like a mushroom cloud, but nothing in the middle.)
We went shopping over the weekend to find this evasive coat, stopping first at a retail store that had a supposed sale. (Don’t they all?) The only reasonable coat there was about $60 and upward.
So I asked whether we could stop by the local Goodwill on our way back. Guess what? We found this little treasure:
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That’s right, folks. Since I’m apparently kid-size, this coat fits perfectly, and for less than 3 bucks, the cost fits even better. Loving my new acquisition! (sigh of frugal contentment)