A woman ordered something off Amazon — but she couldn't have expected that this would arrive

Woman Orders Doormat on Amazon But Ends Up with a Weird Delivery

Online shopping can be risky business, and what happened to this woman definitely exemplifies that.

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Comedian Emily Heller intended to buy a doormat on Amazon, but what she got was something a little different. She posted on Twitter about the incident:

What arrived instead of an actual doormat was a piece of foam with a photo of the doormat printed on the front.

What's more, it seems like she may have been the only person with this problem:

Understandably, Heller asked for a refund. She received this response:

Instead of stopping there, Heller decided to contact Amazon directly:

She apparently received more than she bargained for with this refund:

The story has another happy ending: Heller gave the mat to someone who would give it a great home (we can assume, anyway):

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Subscribe and Save program
Get up to a 15 percent discount and ship a specific item to you on a set schedule of monthly intervals

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Friday sale
Special discounts on certain items every Friday

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Trade-in program
You can trade-in used and old items for cash, and the site will evaluate how much you'll be paid for the item(s) before you send them in

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Lightning deal
Offers savings on one item for just four hours

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Warehouse deals
Discounts on open box and used items

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Amazon Mom subscription
Program that gives same benefits as prime, plus additional discounts on items like diapers and wipes

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Today's Deals
Page of all special and regular discounts occurring on the site that day

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Price guarantee
If the price of an item you purchase through the site drops within seven days of your purchase, Amazon will refund you the difference (as long as the seller and shipper of the original item is Amazon)

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Goldbox deal
Showcases one item that Amazon offers an extra discount on every day

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Amazon Student subscription
Program that gives you six months of Amazon Prime for free and half-off membership price after the six months

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Free Shipping
If your order is $25 or more, or you have an Amazon Prime subscription 

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