Yesterday I went to the bank at the corner of St.
James St. to deposit a check for 1983 dollars. I
remember when in 1997 I went to the same bank to
deposit my first paycheck of $300. The date was 5/25
and that amount was 1/10 of my salary today. As I
reached the office, the teller gave me a piece of paper
to read. I read it and it said . . .