Chapter 2: Hey, I wrote the world’s shortest book!
That was a rather cheesy thing to do.
Mamet also needs to rethink whether his allowance would cover half the mortgage payment.
Reminds me of the first strip: https://www.gocomics.com/deflocked/2008/05/05
The cost of living in the past is going up too.
I suspect the amount of money in Rupert’s cash box will give Mamet about 2 hours of financial freedom — or the amount of time needed to stock up on donuts, chips and soda.
In the 1950’s, a single scoop cone could be bought for a dime or less.
It’s not December 31 yet.
All of them are stretch goals. The third one will likely stretch his stomach.
Too bad, it would have been fun watching him try to carry that backpack!