Just a penny

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    If you see a penny on the ground do you pick it up?

    I was at the grocery store today and spent north of $50, as I exited, I saw a penny laying on the pavement in the parking lot.
    Shit, I stopped and picked it up and put it in my pocket. Chances are, somebody dropped it and didn't care, or maybe they didn't notice.
    In this day and age, with our government spending trillions of dollars without blinking an eye about it, I still pick up pennies.

    If you see a penny on the ground do you pick it up?
     
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    If they were smaller I would, but they weigh too much. I'd have hundreds in this city if I picked them all up.
     
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    It's supposedly good luck, so why the hell not?
     
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    No, and I usually leave my pennies at the counter {where I pay} for someone else to use if needed.
     
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    A hundred is a dollar.
    Would you pick up a dollar?
     
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    I believe in good luck the same way I believe in god.
     
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    Thank you.
    I take advantage of those pennies.
     
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    Glad I could help!



    There are some people that just throw them on the ground! :eusa_shhh:
     
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    It isn't a matter of believing. It's a matter of what can it hurt?
     
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    Yeah, but a dollar fits neatly in my purse and doesn't weigh a ton.
     

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