Wednesday, September 30, 2009
“I need two sesame bagels….
After staying up way, way too late baking pumpkin cookies last night, I surprisingly arrived at the train station this morning early, tired and hungry, which led me to Jake’s ordering a bagel for me and one for a co-worker (they are his favorites!) and, of course, those two pats of butter.
I watched as the young gal behind the counter wrapped up the bagels and then put two small plastic containers holding the butter onto a scale to weigh them.
“Do you charge for butter?” I asked.
While placing them into the bag with the bagels, she responded “Yes, these two will be .30 cents.”
They charge for butter now?
I know the recession and all….but, really, charging for PATS of butter when you are buying their bagels….seems so not right.
is money that tight