9. Checking Out a Video




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A: How long do you want to check that video out for?

B: One week would be nice.

A: That will be $5.

B: What?! I thought I could check out videos for free.

A: You can check out educational videos for free.

B: This is bogus.

A: It's still not a bad price.

B: Okay, what if I only borrow it for a day?

A: It will be $2.

B: Okay, here's $2. So much for a library that services the public.

A: I hope you enjoy the movie.

B: For 2 bucks, I'd better love the movie.