It’s not only her us mint gold coins that she considers her valuable possessions. She also has her first edition books that she bought from all over the world. She has about a dozen of it in her library and she is fiercely protective of it.
She began her collection of gold coins the same time that she bought her very first first edition book. It was from a French bookstore and it cost her the same amount as she would have bought a hundred newly released books. Well, she thinks that it is worth it. Cost of first edition books appreciate over the years, right?