I can't really tell if that strategy worked; he had them about six weeks before he lost them. Maybe if I hadn't forked over the extra bucks, they would have only lasted three.
We tried to order replacements, but his frames were discontinued. Something to add to the list of stuff I like that goes away. Or maybe The Boy inherited that from me as well, since he picked them out himself. In any case, we had to go back to the eyeplace so he could pick out a new pair.
The first ones were very sporty:
For his replacement pair, he decided he wanted more of a Science Nerd look:
Hopefully, this pair will make it at least till January, when my insurance will kick in again.