"Sugar plum, what is it you are selling?"
"What kind of pictures do you have?"
He proudly walked over to his mailbox, pulled out a folder, and walked back over to show me his work. He had about 12 pieces of 8.5 x 11 white computer paper, each penciled with a flower, doodle, or stick figure and a large price written largely at the top. My heart melted. I sat there for about five minutes badgering the miniature pumpkin with questions. He stood there responding with one word answers, praying his responsiveness would lead to a big sale. I looked through his pile once again, found the most expensive piece of merchandise, and shook his hand!
I still look back at the sale I made with that little puddin' and smile! To me, that $3.00 piece of artwork is worth all the money in the world!