An entry in Fortnightly Topic Challenge #35: Restricted Title 1.
Bob and Alice were talking about their friend Jenny. Alice was asking Bob why...
Jenny bought an item for 6 dollars, then she carefully placed it in the trash.
She was not angry, disheartened, or sad;
she did not eat anything in between;
nor did she use it in between.
Just then, Jenny came walking over and said that she was buying ______.
What did she say?
*Not a lottery ticket or scratch off