Make that refrigerator purchase away.
Bought one of these on Friday, the same day I made that post.
Apparently that space is for "youthful gear" while we're thinking of it as dog space.
We got all the options we could want on a barely used used car for less than the going price on the basic model.
Wrote a down payment check today, monthlies start in august, dragged out the term to get low monthlies so we can pay the minimums or pay it out in chunks. My goal is to have it paid off in under a year.
So now I just have to buy a refigerator within the next few days in order for that post to be completely fucking spooky.