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Old 01 July 2018, 02:35 AM
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Originally Posted by mbravo View Post
I've put things in strange places for "safe keeping." I once was cleaning some bookshelves up and wondered why one encyclopedia had such a big gap in it. I opened it up and remembered that in 8th or 9th grade I had put a bunch of $5 bills in there "to flatten them." Coulda turned into somebody else's $35 if I'd donated the book.
Pretty sure I did the same thing as a kid (with that exact amount, but as a 20, a 10, and a 5) in a leather billfold - "for safekeeping" in some book or other, and I'm pretty sure I subsequently sold it in a family tag sale.