ON THE BACK BURNER

March 13

Amazon is our life line here in PT. I buy local when I can, I give tips in cash after paying with a credit card. I do everything that I can to support the local economy . However, since the town voted to keep chain stores and big box stores out, I have to use Amazon for many of our needs. My daughter went over board on ordering things that she needed to have for her stay here. She was a little exuberant when ordering a warming tray that she uses to keep food warm over Shabbat. It was so big ,that we didn't have a place to put it. She ordered a water heater so that they could have hot  water over Shabbat. It was large enough for a small restaurant. She had to return these things for either refund or exchange for the right size. She had never returned anything to Amazon ! I was a pro. This was something that I could help with. I walked her through the return paper work, took the two return items to the local UPS store and got the receipts. For a change, I could do something electronically better than a kid. Even if the kid was in her 60's. Then I ruined it by having to have her show me how to pull up something on the internet. It did feel good for a little while. I'll take it.

 

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Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

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Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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Everything sounds so wonderful Leona. Venice will seem boring . I would want to move to Portownsend where the kids are living. All sounds great . Is there?

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That lavender sounds very nice!

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