Thanks for the sympathy, Ryu ...
I believe that pile of pennies went to ... wait for it!! ... shoes.
Hard to complain, tho, since I never hear a peep when I add that "hadda have it" gun to my modest collection ...
"The gun has been called the great equalizer ... It insures that the people are the equal of their government whenever that government forgets that it is servant and not master of the governed." --Ronald Reagan