surviving on her paychecks. It's not easy for two people to live on
I was sitting in my car, smoking a cigarette and sipping from a
half-pint of Teacher's. The car was parked in the grocery store lot.
Karin had given me two $20 bills and said, 'Go get us some groceries,
enough for the week, so we won't starve to death.' She always sent me
grocery shopping. I was good at finding the best bargains and
stretching a buck.
You get skilled at this sort of thing when you've been broke all your
life. I'd been poor going on thirty-five years. It was a condition
you slowly learn to embrace and accept.
|Produto sob encomenda||Sim|
|Marca||Disruptive Publishing POD|
|Ano da edição||2009|
|Número de Páginas||132|