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Subject:  Re: The New Luxuries Date:  10/11/2000  4:55 PM
Author:  DataCommFool Number:  21481 of 794418

<<Are the expensive shades one of my "needs?" I think so, but obviously other might not agree. >>

The differences make for an interesting topic though.

In this case I was thinking of the designer sunglasses but since it is only $100 over 7 years it is hard to argue that they are a luxury. But if your wife were to buy $100 - $150 designer shades twice a year then I think that is a luxury.

There must be many people who disagree with that statement however because there must be a lot of people who buy luxury items, like designer sunglass