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I despair at some eBay buyers....

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CocktailQueen Wed 14-Jan-15 11:58:54

Sold a pair of ladies snow boots for £1.04 last week (!!). Posted them out. Got a message from the seller today saying she was very disappointed that they had some mud on them and asking for a partial refund to compensate her for the time it would take her to clean them!!!!! From £1.04. FFS.

Just sent her a v passive aggressive email saying she could perhaps expect some mud on snow boots, they look clean in the ebay listing pics, and to have a lovely day and enjoy her bargain snow boots.

TheReluctantCountess Wed 14-Jan-15 20:31:30

Would you have cleaned them if they sold for more?

nutsinwinter Wed 14-Jan-15 20:33:35

Hahahahaha, what on earth? I would be tempted to refund her 2p "as a goodwill gesture" grin

CocktailQueen Wed 14-Jan-15 20:41:33

I did clean them!! On the pics in the listing they look clean - you can't see a speck of mud on them. I always make sure boots etc. are clean when selling - why wouldn't you?

They were only worn a couple of times and they were in fab condition.

TheReluctantCountess Wed 14-Jan-15 22:48:56

Oh right. I thought, from your original post, that the photos suggested they were clean but they actually weren't.
Let us know if you hear back from her, the cheeky mare!

GraysAnalogy Wed 14-Jan-15 22:51:12

You keep saying in the 'photos they were clean' though not that they were actually clean.

Although she's being daft.

CocktailQueen Wed 14-Jan-15 23:27:50

They were clean! I did clean them. But how crap - to get a bargain pair of boots then complain about having to clean them...

GraysAnalogy Wed 14-Jan-15 23:42:30

I think because you didn't mention the mud and it wasnt in the photos she may be able to complain but she'd be bloody cheeky if she did.

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