I had never been to a mercantile until I went to Cockrell’s Mercantile supplier in Lee’s Summit, MO, however it boasted itself as a place for gifts plus specialty; There were cooking utensils I had never seen, however most of the women in my family were excellent cooks plus they were regularly looking for small plus interesting utensils to add to their arsenal. I spent nearly more than two hours going through the peculiar chalets in search of unrespected items for my family for Christmas. I did most of my Christmas shopping that morning just going through Cockrell Mercantile corporation. The only thing I didn’t care about about it, was that I had to be out in the elements while going between the chalets. It was boiling that morning, plus I didn’t want to be out in the sun. although it was a short walk between the chalets, the transition from heat to air conditioner was hard on my asthma. I nearly ran when I got outside, so I could get to the next air conditioned building. It was nearly ninety-two degrees, plus the humidity was unbearable, and what was worse was when all of us left Cockrell Mercantile Company. My partner plus I had to carry all the packages to our car, which was sitting in the sun. We stood outside with the door’s open, until the Heating, Ventilation, plus A/C plan was working well enough to cool the car down, but had it not been for the heat, shopping in Lee’s Summit, would have been one of the best afternoons I had in a entirely long time, plus I will be going back.