Low-budget coin-collecting has been my hobby for many years. Eventually I took the necessary courses to obtain ANA numismatic credentials. In the process I have met some interesting people.
Yesterday an elderly couple came by. He was 93. She was 87. They carried a small assortment
of coins. A friend had recommended me to them as I occasionally buy old gold and pre-1965 silver coins.
This couple won my heart immediately. They would have been a push over for an unscrupulous person wishing to make a buck. That isn’t me. A wolf preying on helpless lambs is not my idea of Christianity. . . .
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