Update: Estate Sale Negotiations

Friday morning my husband headed over to the sale to pick up the luggage, which was now 50% off, and also found a sold brass doorstopper for a whopping $5. He estimates it is worth $100+

I went back after lunch and while I didn’t get any luggage, I did find a cute wooden toy chest I had eyed the day before for $12.50 and two desktop lamps for $1 each.

The same clerk cashed me out and was a good bit nicer this time. I’m hoping she realized how much money she lost by refusing to negotiate…

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