8 thoughts on “The Exchange

  1. Sandra Sandra says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookFunny little story 3 pages that made me laugh about a guy trying to exchange his faulty alarm clock


  2. Paula Paula says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookA really funny story about a man trying to exchange his broken alarm clock in the store where he bought it It's super short but it gave me a good laugh when I needed one


  3. Sheri Sheri says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookWhat should be a simple exchange of a faulty alarm clock quickly turns into a test of patience and common sense in this super short story It ta


  4. Aqsa On Hiatus Aqsa On Hiatus says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookThis was really fun hardly 3 baby pages long It's about a customer trying to exchange a faulty alarm clock with no proof of purchase The end was fun Link


  5. Lori Lori says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookA man tries to exchange an alarm clock at a store I've heard this story or a similar one used as an illustration in sermons


  6. A bookbound soul A bookbound soul says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookLOL The exchange is a short storyonly 3 pages The narrator tries to exchange the broken alarm clock but fails to show and proof of purchase The shopkeeper refuses to exchange the clock regardless any argument put forward by the narrator which naturally makes him frustrated And in the end of a long conversation which is basically the whole story with the shopkeeper when the narrator tends to leave the store exasperated he is told that there is an offer that day If he opens a store card that day he will get 5% off every purchase and wait for it a free Alarm ClockI enjoyed it It took less than 5min to read it It's good for light reading


  7. La Coccinelle La Coccinelle says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookHere's another super short story from East of the Web This one concerns a customer trying to exchange a faulty alarm clock Written completely in dialogue the story highlights some familiar customer experiences and frustrations When did you buy the clock? Is the warranty still valid? Do you have a receipt? Do you have the original packaging? Anyone who's had to return an item at some point can probably relate to some of the frustrating questions asked by the store employee All the poor customer wants is an alarm clock that worksThe twist at the end is kind of cute and also ties in to the modern consumer experience I expected there might be something like that but it was done well enough In fact the author managed to pack quite a bit of story into three pages We don't necessarily get much character development but the plot is at least relatable


  8. Anatoly Anatoly says:

    Ebook Ë The Exchange eBook ´ exchange ebok, The Exchange eBookThe story The Exchange by Jon Langford is a short story and it consists of only a dialog The customer comes to the shop and asks the shop assistant to replace a broken alarm clock It looks as his request is being refused by the clerk All possible options for the exchange are dismissed because of different reasons the customer doesn't remember when he bought the item he didn't keep the original plastic packing and prove of payment The seller concluded I wouldn't be able to do anything to help The dialog further transmits the feeling of being desperate Nothing? No So now I just have a faulty alarm clock forever? The story turned to another optimistic direction in the ending Here the last part of the conversation between shop assistant and customerWould you like to open a store card? It


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