Now that she doesn't have to sit around a table and pretend to care what 3 other chicks think, Barbara Walters has plenty of free time ... to go shopping!
The 84-year-old former newswoman was seen walking around Manhattan on Wednesday after shopping at Rene Couture Jewelry & Handbags on Madison Avenue (she made a lot of money in 53 years).
We imagine Babs had a MILLION questions ... and probably made a salesperson break down in tears.
Old habits die hard.
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5/21/2014 12:16 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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