I refuse to buy mom’s Christmas present at Macy’s this year

My mom wants a bottle of perfume for Christmas. Not the Jean Nate that we used to buy my grandmother for every holiday or special occasion; something much more expensive. After all, you should smell nice for your 4 doctor visits each week. As well as your trips to the pharmacy to buy……..well I won’t go there. Now before you jump down my throat I am just having some fun. Yes, mom wants to smell nice and that’s all that matters. I just find it sad other than her occasional date with me she only gets to wear her perfume to medical appointments. I usually purchase her perfume at Macy’s. This year I refuse to walk through their doors. Last night I had the pleasure of chatting with a Macy’s seasonal staff person. She was hired as a “ringer” in the fragrance dept. And frankly I was horrified as to …