Growing up, I hated going to the library.
Handling dirty, filthy, who-knows-what-has-touched-these books that were USED, of all things!
I do not like used books.
Uhn-uh. No way.
I prefer to buy my books brand-spankin' new, thank you very much.
Why, oh why couldn't I have appreciated the library system in Seattle? They have a great lending library in Seattle.
Anyway, besides all the great books I can now read for free, I can also get free movie rentals.
That's right: free. FREE!!!
What's better than free?
Sure, I may have to wait awhile to get the movie I want (I've been waiting for the Bourne Identity since August! There's only one copy in the entire system, and I still have to wait through 5 more people, though. Hopefully I'll get it in time for the final movie to be out on video.), but it's FREE!!!
I think it's worth it.
I just request several movies at one time, they usually come staggering in one or two at a time, and I get them for 10 days, FREE OF CHARGE!
As an added bonus, I don't even have to step foot in my library at all. My library system is so spread out that they'll even ship my books, movies, music, whatever, to my house for FREE. Return postage is FREE, as well.
Your library system may not be as great as mine about shipping, but you've probably got a way better selection than my system of small-town libraries piggy-backing on one larger town's library.
And it's FREE, shipping or no shipping.
Is that great, or what?
Hey, it works for me!
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