Click to use the Talking Dictionary 79. Cheap Jacket: What Goes Up ... (2)


79. He asked the cashier for a price check. The shirt was $4, not $2. He told her, "Forget it." The jacket was only $2, not $4. He couldn't believe it. He held up the jacket. He looked at it carefully. No stains, no rips, no holes, and only $2? What a deal! The cashier grabbed a plastic bag. He said, "Thank you, no bag." He put the jacket on and pulled the zipper up. He walked outside. The jacket was perfect. He felt warm. He started walking. He looked at his reflection in a window. The jacket fit well. What a deal! A while later the temperature rose. He was getting warm. I'll just unzip my jacket, he thought. He pulled down on the jacket zipper. It didn't move. He pulled again. Nothing happened. Again. Nothing. He pulled the jacket over his head. He dropped it into a nearby trashcan. 1.8


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