From: Mike on
In message <07bw6OBFGp8FFwbB(a)turnpike.home>
at 11:07:49 on Sat, 10 Mar 2007, Mike
<turnpike_user(a)turnpike_REMOVEuser.THIScomANDTHIS> wrote
>I thought all auction numbers were 12 digits long these days? The one
>above is only 11.
>
If you add a 1 to the end of the above number, you will see her current
auction.
Look at her feedback for a link back to the original sale
--
Mike
From: Niel Humphreys on
"Manky Badger" <you.must(a)be.joking> wrote in message
news:s5mdnfIX796XwW_YRVnysQA(a)giganews.com...
> Item number 29009144357.
>
> Nice pair of goblets. Up for auction with starting price of �25, but in
> the item description she's put "will not sell for less than �35.00".
> The reason for this comment is that I won these last week for 99p, and she
> didn't like it.
> I won the auction at 99p and got a snotty email saying that yes, I'm the
> winner but the price is �35.
> She refused to sell at the auction price (and got herself some negative
> fedback & reported to eBay) ......
>
> Am I missing something here?
> If she wants �35, then either she puts on a reserve, or starts the auction
> at �35?


Fee avoidance

As an aside - I do like your 'Me' page. lol
--

Niel H
http://stores.ebay.co.uk/Snowdon-Computers
http://www.ebayfaq.co.uk/


From: Tommy on
On Sat, 10 Mar 2007 07:19:38 +0000, Manky Badger wrote:

> Item number 29009144357.
>
> Nice pair of goblets. Up for auction with starting price of �25, but in the
> item description she's put "will not sell for less than �35.00".

Starting price (�25) + Shipping (�10) = �35


From: buzzer on

"Manky Badger" <you.must(a)be.joking> wrote in message
news:s5mdnfIX796XwW_YRVnysQA(a)giganews.com...
> Item number 29009144357.
>
> Nice pair of goblets. Up for auction with starting price of �25, but in
> the item description she's put "will not sell for less than �35.00".
> The reason for this comment is that I won these last week for 99p, and she
> didn't like it.
> I won the auction at 99p and got a snotty email saying that yes, I'm the
> winner but the price is �35.
> She refused to sell at the auction price (and got herself some negative
> fedback & reported to eBay) ......
>
> Am I missing something here?
> If she wants �35, then either she puts on a reserve, or starts the auction
> at �35?

You cannot force her to sell. She has the right to let the item go at what
price she deems suits her best. Other than reporting to ebay and negging,
the next best thing is whining on a NG. full marks to you on all counts.


From: Manky Badger on

"Mike" <turnpike_user(a)turnpike_REMOVEuser.THIScomANDTHIS> wrote in message
news:K73$6JC1Jp8FFw9c(a)turnpike.home...
> In message <07bw6OBFGp8FFwbB(a)turnpike.home>
> at 11:07:49 on Sat, 10 Mar 2007, Mike
> <turnpike_user(a)turnpike_REMOVEuser.THIScomANDTHIS> wrote
>>I thought all auction numbers were 12 digits long these days? The one
>>above is only 11.
> >
> If you add a 1 to the end of the above number, you will see her current
> auction.
> Look at her feedback for a link back to the original sale
> --
> Mike

Yes - my mistake - item is 290091443571

sorry :o)