Deal of the day

After five years, I discovered my Subaru did not have a spare tire! (You all know the rules, right? As soon as you notice something’s missing, the greater the impending likelihood of you needing that thing.) So a few months ago, I got a full-size spare from my mechanic for $20, but there was a problem: Namely, it didn’t fit into the tire well in the back of the car.

Well, today I hit the jackpot. A nice couple who listed a Subaru donut spare on Craigslist for $10! And I gotta tell you, the thing is brand-new. It even has the original paper sticker on it. So now I have backup. Whew!

2 Responses to Deal of the day

  1. Ron November 27, 2012 at 9:10 pm #

    You know, this is a skill you need to list on your resume. You have a knack for being able find needed stuff for pennies on the dollar. Kinda like the Tony Curtis character in Operation Petticoat. An ‘acquisition specialist.’

  2. susie November 27, 2012 at 9:43 pm #

    Exactly!

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