Found Money

A tale of hope, inflated

Old Safety Deposit Boxes in a bank
Old Safety Deposit Boxes in a bank
Photo by Tim Evans on Unsplash

The Note

“Simon and I have finally paid off our home — such a nice feeling! We still have many happy years ahead of us without that extra burden. We celebrated by buying some good steaks for dinner (Simon is so good with the grill!) and a nice bottle of Sherry.” It would be foolish to live like this every day, but if we wanted to, so long as Simon worked the next 10 years and we kept saving, but that’s boastful, and not very becoming of me. We’d no doubt get tired eating steak and drinking wine every day.”

One Troy Ounce of .999 Purity United States Gold

… is engraved on it. It feels a little heavier than you’d expect — having watched TV shows where hopeful people are scraping together mere flakes of the stuff to add up to anything. Damn, you haven’t looked lately, but you’re pretty sure that’s worth around $1,500! So far so good…

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