Jabberwocky for 2005 March 8 (entry 0)

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[Comments] (5) I'm Rich! I'm Rich!: The book buy-back man came today. He buys the new textbooks that publishers send hoping we will like them and adopt them for our classes. Some of the publishers are getting smart and sending annotated instructor's editions, which he won't buy, but there are plenty of textbooks that come in the mail. I got $50 for my little stack of books. That's a couple of weeks of groceries!


Comments:

Posted by Alyson at Tue Mar 08 2005 16:25

Wow, you can eat on $50 for two weeks? Amazing.

Posted by Susie at Tue Mar 08 2005 16:34

Wow, I didn't know grown-ups were excited about book buyback too!

Posted by Frances at Tue Mar 08 2005 18:07

Well, I don't eat much and it's only me and sometimes Rachel.

Posted by Rachel at Tue Mar 08 2005 23:59

and rachel also buys groceries

Posted by Susie at Wed Mar 09 2005 07:39

like a good birthday girl.


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