Not even close…

Whilst doing a search of ebay.fr, I had run across an interesting champagne tap that would be a nice addition to the collection.

And, as the auction was winding down, it was sitting at about 66 euro.

With 14 minutes to go, it hadn’t changed, so given I was working on the upcoming issue of the BST, I would check back on the auction every couple of minutes in between editing.

With about 9 minutes to go, I placed a bid, and was the high bidder. And, went back to other tasks. After checking the listing a couple of minutes later, I was outbid, and so, I put a bigger bid in, and again was the highest bidder.

For the proceeding 6 minuted and 50 seconds, I was in the lead.

Could it be that the tap would be coming to the island.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Nope! I was not even close.

Outbid by 440 Euro in the closing seconds!!!

Oh well… perhaps next time : )

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s