I get him to show me the whole house, which serves the double purpose of planning ahead for cleaning and making sure there’s no one else hiding, ready to pop out for a gang rape later. It’s my security detail — Possum, the hillbilly witchdoctor I’ve befriended, following instructions to wait for me to clear the house and call to be sure everything’s okay. I turn to Jim John and start to pull my shirt off, then stop.“Business before pleasure, babe,” I say, making the little money sign with my fingers.I have been on for about a month and I just received my first job offer!
Denise Groene of the Better Business Bureau says the Facebook groups are “a good way to get a lot of visibility without having to do the leg power to market a typical garage sale.
It’s a great way to make some extra cash and clean out items.” But people still need to use caution when meeting strangers for transactions, she said, and she herself has dropped out of a group because she wasn’t comfortable doing business that way.
* * * I’d had eighty dollars left to my name when I drove into Greenville, South Carolina.
Half a tank of gas and two blueberry smoothies later, it dwindled to sixteen dollars folded together in the bottom of my pocket.
I began receiving emails about over $400 of merchandise ordered, the order information did not show any information about the ...