[LMB] Penric: Money, trade, & cheese

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Sat Jan 23 20:57:29 GMT 2016


Eric:
> In Victorian times, there was a huge market in second-hand clothes.  The
upper _clawsses_ would discard a garment the second it looked worn, but
people with fewer pretensions were happy to buy such clothes and wear
them.

I'm reminded of one of the places the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come took 
Scrooge in A Christmas Carol.

Megaera 



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