so they're not doing a local rider thing. can't hate them for that.
he can't control when companies finally get their shit delivered. if you've ever had anything to do with a shop you'd know that.
your friend could've just taken rental poles, they're free to begin with.
the boot guy is part of the regular basin, he doesn't know any better.
so what if they were talking about dinner. ben is in that shop around 60 hours a week. that shit gets really boring.