The Value of a Shilling

Just an observation that Nikki and I were discussing last night – what is the value of a shilling? Mathematically speaking, at the moment about 75 ksh (Kenyan shillings) equal $1 but, unless you’re trying to figure out how much money you have in your bank account, that’s irrelevant.

400 ksh – A taxi ride from Adams to my house at Dagoretti Corner that took about 5 minutes
400 ksh – The cost of Heather’s swank braids that took about 5 hours

Something here isn’t computing…

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