Choose Your Own Adventure: Bookstore Edition 11

The when and how is a little blurry, but you’ve ended up with about three hundred dollars worth of books stowed in a shopping basket. You can’t remember taking the Turgenev off the shelf, nor the Zadie Smith, yet here you are. After spending a few minutes deciding exactly how much you actually need to eat this week, you dejectedly trace a path through the store, depositing most of the basket back onto the shelves. It’s a depressing affair, but after a while you’ve whittled the basket down to a just a few books, ones that you’re really eager to read. You think about the poolside chair and the sweet tea. You smile and walk toward the check out counter.


Go back to the beginning.