August 8th, 2007

Presidio

Oh, the sacrifices we make for education...

I had been saving up my Amazon gift-certificate balance on the theory that I'd spend it on one of the more expensive items on my wishlist... Instead, I just spent the entire balance on my textbooks. After acquiring about a third of them used from fellow Presidians, and sorting through the Amazon used listings to get the best deals on books with Very Good condition or above (and clearly in the right editions), the bill came out to within $5 of my gift balance...
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