Originally Posted by upnorth
TBH, i wouldnt mind taking an 82 last of the style you wanted and accepting a slight discount equivalent of duties and shipping.
No suggestion of that sort was made by Leffot, so I didn't press it or they might think I was angling for some discount.
To the moderator who made a seemingly sympathetic post and then edited it, I think an explanation from me is in order. Typing posts on my laptop takes less time and effort than taking these shoes to the post office, standing in queue and going through the procedures...last time I did it took about 3 hours including transport time and waiting. I look at rent listings and call up agents while I'm on my laptop, so it's not really eating into my time.
And BTW, my complaints against AS were not about an order they messed up but about their lack of interest. And so I didn't give them my business.