Student or Learner
What does the following in red mean in the context? From <<Leading the Life You Want>> by Stewart D. Friedman.
His mother then helped him upgrade to a $60 Kent electric guitar and a small amplifier. "It was an enormous investment, an enormous show of faith," he recalled. "I don't think I'd ever seen sixty dollars in one place at one time in anyone's hand." Once a week, according to biographer Eric Alterman, she ventured around the corner to pay the finance company.
She walked around the corner.