Oh Borders, why oh why do you tempt me with those 40% off coupons? I already own more books than I could ever hope to read in...well, ever. But 40% off...how can I resist, especially since I have 2 Borders stores WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE of my home.
Oh what to do with a coupon that gives me a bigger discount than when I was a bookstore employee back in college. Buy a "couldn't/wouldn't buy it everyday" book of course...a splurge without the splurge thanks to the coupon!
So yesterday I happily jumped on the bus and when I arrived at Borders I made a beeline directly to the Art Books department...love those Art Books, the heft, the smell, the good paper...urgh, but they're so darn expensive. Unless you have a 40% coupon!
I scored this gem:So......because I PAID $36 FOR A $60 BOOK (thank you very much), I naturally convinced myself of what sense it would make to buy another book (I'm onto you Borders, I'm onto you!). I picked this one up so I could finally end my very long history of stalking it on Amazon:
...the visual cortex...