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A Good First Date Is Guaranteed

A man from North Plains, Ore., met a woman from Wisconsin online. They set a date to meet at an Arby’s in Wilsonville, Ore. He bought her a milkshake. But then he put his wallet, with his change, on his car’s console, and she snatched the wallet and dashed. Mack gave the Wilsonville police her cell number, and they nabbed her the next day. “The two $1 bills were still in the wallet,” said a police spokesman. “That was all the money he had.” But if he didn’t have a great date with Heather Dureen Hegre, at least the police were able to return his cash. (AC/Portland Oregonian) ...Or your money back.
Original Publication Date: 23 November 2014
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 21.

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