Humans in second-hand bookstores, with limited desires.

Over the last 6 (fun) years of being a book seller one tends to notice patterns, yes some of these are generalizations. We would like to see them as observations that seem to have recurring patterns. Chinese and Korean customers walk in (some smile when we greet them-most do not) They then proceed to do a quick circle around the store, like a power walk and then scoot without so much as a grunt. Japanese customers smile when greeted with a semi-bow (perhaps a little less elegant than the ones they give to superiors in Japan (are we lesser beings?) They then proceed to ask if we have any books in Japanese which invariably we do not have (need to stock up on Hentai just for the LULZ)

Customers who rush into the store seeking that one book though are another kind of animal completely.

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