when i posted about trying to push off my car that has served faithfully for 120K km, Zewt commented that i've milked the cow dry. actually, as it turned out, that wasn't a one-off event.
my other faithful servant, a pair of nike, has seen better days - the colour looks jaded,
the canvas giving way &
part of the sole has come off.
the reason i kept exercising in them is because they remained comfortable. maybe it's because it's branded that it has lasted this long - over 2 years.
i've definitely squeezed this one as well, but then again, that's one value my parents inculcated in me - waste not, want not.
and currently, i have
(however, i have difficulty passing on that same value to my kids. i wonder why?)