Day: June 23, 2017

There’s a Difference Between What Something Appears to Cost You—And What Something Actually Does

“Ma’am…you don’t happen to have ninety cents on you, do you?” she asked, counting out change on a picnic table. “We’re just a tad bit short.” We were coming out of a Wawa in Clearwater Beach, Florida, just this morning. (And if you don’t know what Wawa is, this is the actual equivalent of never having seen the ocean.) “Sure!” I replied, rummaging around in my purse. I gave her a dollar, and started off on my merry way. When