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This is a dumb question, I know but please bear with me. So I was obsessed with this fountain that was a big tube of water with a bunch of Barbie shoes bubbling around in it at a toy store and I swear it was in the FAO Schwarz on Michigan Ave back in the day, but my sister says she doesn’t remember it at all. Also, I’ve been to the one in NYC and she hadn’t. So am I just remembering incorrectly and was it in the one in New York? Or can I prove a younger sibling wrong per usual?

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