Jon, you worked i he bunsiess, you are just too jaded and practical about this. Not all are so wise.
My motto was, "I'll take ANY and ALL cars here (at an auction) if the price is LOW enough." Never get out your pencil and figure closely; you're only screwing yourself. Needless to say, I didn't always get what I wanted.
'73 GT Junior1600-gone now.
'69 Giulia 1300ti 2 liter-the honeymoon is ON.