Daily Archives: December 1, 2014

Black Friday: Our Way

Many several years ago, I accidentally went shopping (for one item) on the day after Thanksgiving. (It wasn’t even called Black Friday then, as I recall.)  I stopped at Sears to buy a Fisher Price train to travel along the rail of Marshall’s crib.

I promised myself then that the day after Thanksgiving would never again be a shopping day for me.

Allow me to share how Motor Man and I spent our Friday morning last week.

Look! No crowds:

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 No doorbuster sale signs.

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The food court:

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No hurrying or scurrying for bargains here:

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And no traffic jams in the parking lot:

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Continuing our stress-free day, on the way home, we stopped for a visit with sweet Aggie.

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I saw this cartoon on Facebook; my apologies to any readers who may actually enjoy the frenzy of shopping on Black Friday.

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~These Days Of Mine~

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