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Deal Divas

Stephanie Hayes, Katie Sanders, Kameel Stanley, & Keyonna Summers

You're a cruel mistress, Publix.

We knew it was coming. Publix, who had been oh-so bo-go good to us in years past, would soon scorn our dealing ways. They would bring down the hammer on coupon use and break our hearts. 

I didn't want to believe it. But sure enough, there I was at the checkout counter last week, with a fistful of savings from the Sunday paper and a cashier shaking her head. Dollar off from Total Wine? Sorry. Thirty-five cents off from Walgreen's? Uh-uh. Unflinchingly, the green-glad gatekeeper tossed coupon after coupon aside, leaving me pleading to no avail.

I left the store with my sights set on Sweetbay.

But then this morning -- darn it, Publix, you've roped me back again.

publix.jpgHow you toy with my aching heart.

Deal Diva Kim

[Last modified: Thursday, June 2, 2011 8:05am]


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