In American you can do practically anything with a coin in your hand. Before you?
MS CHANGE MACHINE
CU TAKES OUT CHANGE
MS STAMP MACHINE
CU STAMPS OUT
VALET SERVICE MS TILT DOWN PACK HANDS - COIN IN- PAN DOWN TO HAIRCREAM
PAN ALONG MERCHANDISE
DRIVING TO TOLL BOOTH ON CONNECTICUT TURNPIKE PAN TO DRIVER THROWS COIN IN FROM CAR INTERIOR
CAR DRIVES TO TOLL BOOTH
DRIVER THROWS IN COIN
CV PAY 250 TOLL SIGN
NEWSPAPERS FROM MACHINE
MILK FROM MACHINE
COCA COLA FROM MACHINE
ENTERS COIN LAUNDRY
WALKS TO COIN CHANGER THEN TO SOAP MACHINE COLLECTS POWDER AND WALKS OFF
WALKS INTO PICTURE PUTS LAUNDRY INTO MACHINE PUTS IN 250 SWITCHES ON
CU COIN IN MACHINE.
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Background: In American you can do practically anything with a coin in your hand. Before you leave your apartment you ensure that you have a sufficient supply of coin for ordinary travel and commerce. The bus operates with a coin, as does the subway, as do the highway toll get as. And everywhere the exhortation Have Correct Change means more than it does in England - here it means be prepared to encounter rudeness from the operative should you be so brave as to ask for can go....