No, never, you touch it, you buy it.
Yes, if its the store open copy
Yes, as long as you are careful, you ask and you put it on back the shelf
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Some deterioration is the be expected when they have copies that are not sealed. The cost of one being worn out at the top (or front) is negligible compared to what you earn by letting peopel take a look before they buy it. And yes it is one copy. Why because if it gets worn people will look at it and pick the next in the pile, if they buy it anyway its a sale and the next one can begin being worn out from people looking, unless you think people take a worn copy and put it in the back?
The customer is not always right but a shrewd salesman let the customer be right because it pays out in the end. You cant force them to be reasonable but sometimes i feel gw is going in the opposite direction compared tot he rest of the marketing world. 5 years ago (or something like that) they was always considering the hobby and the community, today they act much more like a classic company, when the rest of the marketing world have moved towards what they used to have a focus on customer relationships.
i suppose asking is going to benefit you here, i asked my local GW manager if i could have a look at the copy that was on the till and he had no problems with it at all.
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