Chapter 2: Catalina amazing money making garage sale
Has the morning light came into Catalina's window she rolled over away from it. She is not ready to get up yet to start her day . Catalina decide she would get up and make some green tea . Has Catalina drank her tea she remember she was having a garage sale , starting at eight in the morning to start to sell her furniture. Her items in the house she would be pricing that she would not be taking with her. Catalina thought to her self this going to be great day. I'm going to make hopefully about seven hundred dollars from this sale . The sun was out and it was warm after a rainy stormy night , perfect for making money. Catalina took a shower and got dressed in her favorite ripped jeans and plain red cashmere sweater. She was nice and cozy . Texas was known for the windy state , but Catalina got lucky the wind was barely blowing so she wouldn't need a jacket . Jackets made Catalina feel smothered and bound . Next Catalina went to her small white kitchen and started to make her some rye toast and peach jelly . Catalina didn't drink coffee she was a morning green tea person to start her day . After breakfast she started pricing the items she would be selling in the garage sale.
Catalina had a lot of stuff and her favorite thing was a light up water fall and wolf mirror she loves and hated to sale it but she could not take it with her. She thought to her self how much should I sell this for. She decide 20 bucks would be a good price for such a beautiful item. Catalina also was a collector of fairies and bears, she had a lot of figurines that she would sale for a dollar. If Catalina sold them all she would make a hundred and fifty dollars just on the figurines. The rest of the items included her queen bed, big dresser with mirror , night stand She would sale this set for two hundred dollars. it was worth three thousand and it was almost new. Catalina had only used it for a few months. She also had a couch and chair two red oak end tables and red oak coffee table . This set she would sell for two hundred and seventy five dollars . Then she had tons of music cd, dvd movies. and goddess pictures that she would be selling these items for a dollar .Catalina finally got everything priced and started taking them out side.
Soon MRS Becker came over and offered Catalina some hot chocolate . MRS Becker was a older woman . she is a heavy set blue eyed woman. She is sixty three years old. mrs Becker worked at the grocery store most of her life when she will retired at the age of sixty seven. MRS Becker will miss her job and all the people. MRS backers husband had died two years ago.and she was feeling lonely . MRS Becker needs some one to talk to. Catalina was happy to have MRS Becker's help. Catalina offered MRS Becker to collect the money from the sale. The sale started and Catalina asked MRS Becker how her life was going .Catalina never expected to hear the sad news MRS Becker told her. MRS Becker stated she was going through depression and lonely issues. MRS Becker said she had not heard or see any of her friends since her husband died .Catalina felt so sad for MRS Becker and asked her if she would like a animal to keep her company . MRS Becker loved the ideal and said yes. Catalina then said I know the perfect little dog for you , her name is missy . missy was a five year old tan and white shih Tzu . Missy had lived at the shelter for a few weeks . Catalina was excited about finding missing a home. MRS Becker said I will go to the shelter after the sale , that's a great ideal thank you Catalina.
Has they set there chatting a new customer came up it was MR Tommy Duncan. Good morning Catalina and MRS Becker how are y'all today. We are well thank you for asking. Tommy was a sexy charming cowboy who knew how to wear his tight wrangler model jeans. Tommy was dressed to kill in a black cowboy hat ,black wrangled shirt and black Justin boots . Catalina loved Tommy tight fitting wrangled blue jeans. She loved how it made Tommy's round plump butt look sexy . Catalina always got turned on by his appearance . She desired him very much. Tommy was a humble man who inherited three million dollars from his grand dad's oil business. The money did not go to Tommy's head. He was kind with helping others and down to earth. Tommy owned a used furniture store . it was a store for the poor . Tommy bought Catalina's furniture for twenty five hundred dollars but he would be selling it for a lot less. Tommy was know for doing that . He was a great catch but Catalina knew she didn't have a shot with the biggest flirting charming sexy Tommy . He would never be a one woman man..
Catalina started to dream of a love for her. Catalina saw her love in her dreams .she loved his athletic body his shoulder length black hair and blue green eyes . She heard his named whispered in her dreams Spencer . Catalina dreamed he was a man with great passion for life and in love making .She dream he was a spiritual man .a magic man . Catalina wanted him to be a powerful male witch like her. She wanted so much for him to be in common for her. Catalina 's mind drifted off into manifesting her desire she wonder how she could call him. Then a spell came to mind , she would search for items she felt he had or knew about on her bound for journey . Catalina saw Spencer in her dreams for a month. Her dreams touch her soul so deeply that some would say she was just having a fantasy. Catalina knew in her spirit he was real .she had a gift where her lover would appear to her and she would meet him in a short time. This happened twice to Catalina and now a new love was in her visions. Spencer was the best one of her life and she couldn't wait to find him to start her journey of love, Catalina would pick up things she thought represented him through her traveling journey. She wanted to feel close to him for she desired what he brought to her dreams Spencer was everything her heart craved .
Catalina soon felt a nudge are you ok dear MRS. Becker shouted . Catalina came out of her trans . You drifted off Catalina are you sure your ok . Yes MRS Becker I am fine . Soon a new customer arrived. Christina was a sixteen and a gothic girl. She had come to the sale to see if Catalina would sale any of her magical items. Christian was lucky Catalina said yes . Christina was wearing a black lace long dress with a gothic cross by the artist dead wood man . Catalina thought to her self what do I have that she would like , then it hit her I bet Christina would like my black bead three prong candle holder and I have a new black witch tarot deck cards . I also have a black opal stone beaded necklace with a huge black opal in the middle. I also well give Christina some of my black candles and incense toward of evil . I'll sale her this stuff for forty dollars. Catalina was happy she got rid of some witchy stuff at garage sale because she was going to sale her witchy stuff to a used item witch shop because she could not take it with her. Catalina new she wouldn't get much money from the music box witchy shop. She rather sale her stuff here at the sale. Catalina was only going with one bag of cloths and makeup stuff. The rest of her stuff she would be leaving behind . Catalina china's dish from her grand mother would go to Catalina's mother. and the rest she hoped to sale or donate to the thrift stores . Catalina's kitchen dish's would be donated to a thrift store. that would take care of all items .
The garage sale was going pretty good Catalina already made two thousand five hundred and forty dollars so far and She sold all her big stuff . Catalina had movies cloths, a bunch of bear and fairy figurines and her favorite wolf waterfall light up mirror . All this would bring another seven hundred dollars if all sold. One bye one the customers came and the figurines started to disappear. The movies not moving so fast until Branden came by the sale he was a 21 one year old who loved movies and electronics . Hey Catalina how much do you want for these 1500 movies. Make me a deal Branden all there all yours . How about five hundred dollars . Catalina had to think about it for a minute . Then she realized the movies where not selling any way . Sure Branded ill take five hundred for all . You wouldn't have the dvd player that you watch these on . Yes I do Branden another fifty dollars and I sale you both blue ray players I have . That a deal Catalina . What are you going to do with all them movies Branden . I'm going to watch them ,Give some to somebodies and family and sale the rest on E-bay .That's cool Braden wish you luck . Catalina after the sale began thinking about how much money she made.
Catalina was excited! This bought her total to three thousand and nine dollars. She thought to her self how gracias every ones been specially Tommy giving her two thousand and five hundred . Her heart wants to do something for them before she leaves . she thought to her self should I bye them something or take them out to Dinner . Catalina wants to take MRS Becker and Tommy some where nice to eat. First she would take MRS. Becker to get Missy the five year old shih Tuz . Catalina called the shelter and she got a surprise for MRS Becker Missy sister had arrived today a two year old red color shih Tzu named Anna-bell . She asked Mrs. Becker if she would like both dogs . Mrs. Becker agreed to take both.
The sale was about to come to end and Catalina loved the money she made . Tomorrow she would take the remaining stuff to the thrift store .Catalina huge wolf waterfall mirror went pretty fast in the sale . The forth customer was Catalina's aunt and MRS. Becky bought the mirror to save for Catalina in case she ever decide to move back . MRS. Becky was already missing Catalina and she has not left yet . MRS. Becky asked Catalina to come to dinner at her house .Catalina loved her aunts house it was so magical with amazing witch herbal garden . MRS. Becky had lavender at the gate for good luck and so much herbs to do kitchen cooking magic . Catalina loved how much she enjoyed going and doing magical spells with her aunt. Catalina thought Aunt Becky was a gypsy witch because she did a lot of love spells . Catalina agreed to have the dinner and said she would be by at 7:00 pm the next day. Becky accepted and said she would make Catalina's favorite dish Chicken ,wild rice mushroom and spinach casserole .
Catalina had so much todo .
Catalina managed to get Tommy and MRS Becker together to take them to the steak house . When they arrived at Billy bobs seafood steak house it was very busy . It would be a thirty minute wait . Billy bobs was a country setting . All kinds of Wild animals heads mounted on the walls and horn ceiling fans . Cow fur black and whit chairs and wooden tables . . Billy's had a full bar and they made the best steaks in town . While Catalina and her guest waited to be seated they chatted over the décor and what they wanted to eat .They couldn't decide because everything looked and smelled so go has the severs went bye carrying the amazing beautiful lovely plates of food . It made them all so hungry they couldn't wait to be seated . There was three tables a head of them and it felt like forever . The time came and went and it became their turn .The waitress came over and asked how they where tonight and took down there drinks. Catalina new the girl she waited tables with her a long time ago. Brianna was a tall slender blue eye long blonde hair cutie with a deep Texas accent . Brianna was a kind well good waitress . Catalina always got along with Brianna in a very easy way. Brianna was working her way through college . She was studying to be a message therapist . Brianna had just finished her first year and was starting her next year . Catalina new she would leave a hundred dollar tip for Brianna . Brianna came back to the table with the three ice teas and three different type beers . Catalina was having Coors light with tomato juice , MRS Becker was having a miller light , and Tommy was having a bud light . They began to order. Catalina said I'll have the biggest grilled shrimp plate you got. Brianna said we have a 30 count grill shrimp plate . I'll take that Catalina said . It was a twenty five dollar plate but Catalina didn't care . Tommy said I'll have your 16 ounces steak md rare with baked potatoes with all the goodies on top . MRS Becker said I'll have your famous catfish platter with coleslaw and French fries .Brianna was happy to take the order and said it will be out soon . I'll return with your salads real soon Catalina.
Catalina and her guest waited for the food to arrive they chatted about the weather when Tommy decided to go deep in thought with Catalina . So why you want to move Catalina . It's a long story Tommy . Well we got some time Catalina feel my ears with your dreams . Well my plans are to go on ship to a far away place that I can call my home . Don't you feel at Home here Catalina with all your family .I feel lost and alone misunderstood , pushed a side forgotten. I want to go to a place I feel warm and welcomed Tommy .Well sorry to here that Catalina ,I was going to ask you on date . Catalina thought to her self what! I've been here all my life and three days before I leave you want to ask me on date . Catalina thought to her self hell no , no man is ever going to stop my dreams again . That is very nice of you Tommy but I have to decline your invitation .
The food finally arrived just in time because the moment of silence was broken with eating It looks delicious , crunchy tasty and that was just the salad . Catalina was having a Caesar salad and Tommy and MRS Becker was having a garden salad. When they just about finished their salad the food arrived . Catalina couldn't wait to dive into those fat juicy plumb hot divine Shrimp . Tommy's mouth started to water has he began to cut into his medium rare perfection smoked house steak and MRS Becker's plate was so full of crispy golden light catfish fish bites there was no way she would be eating it all .Suddenly the chatter stopped the eating began . Um Catalina said so good I can't get enough of theses beautiful tasty grilled shrimp How is yours Mrs. Becker and tommy . very good thank you
The meals started to come to a end Catalina was a little bit sad she could eat more but she wouldn't . Catalina left the hundred dollar tip and paid the hundred and twenty five dollars for the bill . Every one stood up at once to leave, has they headed for the door MRS Becker and Tommy thanked Catalina for a great meal . It was chilly out side and the car needed to be warmed up. Tommy offered to do that so Catalina and MRS Becker didn't have to go into the cold . Catalina was grateful and handed Tommy the keys to her red Verona suzuki . Catalina hated her car and could not wait to be done with it . The drive was short to each ones house Catalina dropped off Tommy first then Drove her and MRS Becker home . Once Catalina pulled up into the drive way she told MRS Becker the shelter would bring her dogs to her in the morning . Catalina walked MRS Becker to her door and called it a night.
Catalina was happy to be home even though the house was empty . Catalina had a blow up mattress she would be sleeping on the floor .Has Catalina blew the mattress up she thought about how close she was to starting her travels to New York and part of Canada . Catalina's heart started to beat and her insides started to shake . She had never been so far away from home . She worried about who she would encounter and the places she would see . Catalina planned to travel the long way stopping at many beautiful spiritual magical places . Catalina was leaving in a few day . Catalina was looking forward to the dinner with her aunt . Magic in the air Catalina thought