I did manage to win two gifts, a Hippie flower I got a peaceful easy feeling shirt and bookmark and the latest copy of some suspense-mystery novel by a popular author a Sue Grafton book if I remember and another bag with a copy of home fashion magazine and a scented candle, matching shower gel/lotion set and some matching bar of luxurious bath soap. A store manager mentioned to the ladies that ‘there is a line-up and they’d have to wait their turn as indicated on the number with their ticket’ that everyone was handed with a gift bag with coupons and a bookmark as they came into the store. One of the middle-aged women snapped, ‘oh be quiet, look at how many copies we’re buying’. Maya Angelou, being the refined lady she was just sat at the table as news photographers and a cameraman from a local news channel stood close by as she looked at the women with wide eyes and finally snapped back saying,
Hippie flower I got a peaceful easy feeling shirt, hoodie, sweater and v-neck t-shirt
Best Hippie flower I got a peaceful easy feeling shirt
If you had ever read some of my poetry and books and opinion articles published in magazines you’d know that I would NEVER treat anyone they way that you’re doing and you should all be ashamed of yourselves. I will not sign my name into another book until you ladies leave right now’. Maya Angelou just put down her pen and poured herself some water from the glass pitcher that was on the table as she sat there and sipped and a security guard and two other employees along with the manager escorted the three women out of the store after they put down the books onto the table and walk out with their noses in the air to the loud applause of everyone in line including me who saw the whole ordeal.