I came to realize, at about 8:05 this morning, that I don't like doing garage sales. It was 90 degrees out, not a cloud in the sky, and the love bugs were out like crazy.
Before 8:00 we had a few people come by ... apparently 7:40 is the new 8:00. They shopped a little, so that was well and good ... though I did point out to Jason that if you're going to seriously haggle over the price of everything it might behoove you to show up near the end of the garage sale, not the very beginning, but maybe that's just me.
And then between 8:00 and 9:00 we sold nothing. Nil. Nada. Zip. I was nervous because that first hour always seemed the busiest when I went to garage sales.
After 9:00 things did pick up. Whew.
And at 11:00 we broke everything down, vowing to consider having another garage sale ... in seven years or so.
Total sales were about $200 ... better than a poke in the eye, as my father says.
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