My Last Hundred Bucks: Gas, Cigarettes, and Diet Coke
by Molly McAleer
$100! It is a lot of money, and yet, it is also not a lot of money at all. Where did your last hundred bucks go, Molly McAleer?
$8.17: 82 Market on Melrose. Bottle of pinot grigio (I drank and threw out the bottle, so no specifics are available.)
$4.45: Starbucks on Larchmont. Venti iced old school Americano with 2% milk and a blueberry vanilla Kind Bar.
$46.16: 76 station on La Tijera. Full tank of gas, 20 oz. Diet Coke and a small package of beef jerkey.
$8.50: Smoke City on Melrose. Dunhill cigarettes in the light blue box, two packages of Gushers fruit snacks.
$7.23: M Café on Melrose. Half pint of peanut kale and a chocolate chip cookie.
$10.86: Bristol Farms on Sunset. Easter lilies for a hostess gift.
$2.95: Starbucks at Pavillons on Melrose. Grande iced coffee with room.
$7.82: Exxon station somewhere in North Hollywood. Pack of Marlboro Lights and can of Diet Coke.
Previously: Ruth Curry