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Millies Cookies Milton Keynes

I had the perfect illustration just this afternoon of why some businesses don’t deserve to be in business.

My family and I had just finished shopping in Milton Keynes, and decided to grab a delicious cookie before we headed back to the car.  As usual, we went to Millies Cookies (the one just opposite Brunches, if you know Milton Keynes shopping centre at all).

As we ordered our cookies, I noticed a small metal sign fixed inside the display case that read:

If we don’t hand you a receipt with your purchase, your order is free

Not having noticed this before, I decided to wait and see what happened.  The girl added up the order, I paid, and she gave me my change, but no receipt.

As she turned to serve the next customer I smiled and said “I guess that makes my order free then?”

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