I "Ebayed" and Lost

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    The moment when a auction ends some bidder out

    bids me -_- I wanted that auction to be won by me not you! Sigh I played 100 auctions and only won 30 of them for video games.
    napninjanx napninjanx
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    A Grrrr Moment

    I hate it when i am watching something on Ebay that i really want and forget about it and go out or do something different and miss it! It is even worse when only one person bidded on it and won it for 99p. Also i hate it when i am out bid at the last minute ... omg i curse so...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 11, 2013

    Lyrics "The EBay Song" Weird Al A used .

    .. pink bathrobe A rare ... mint snowglobe A Smurf ... TV tray I bought on eBay My house ... is filled with this crap Shows up in bubble wrap Most every day What I bought on eBay Tell me why (I need another pet rock) Tell me why (I got that Alf alarm clock) Tell me why (I bid on...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    3 Responses Oct 16, 2014

    Have Been There

    I have lost some things on ebay and also won a the bid on some things. I will bid on an item if the price is still fairly low when it is getting close to ending. Most of the time I look for the buy it now button though.
    BeachAngelTami BeachAngelTami
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2013


    I am slightly angry.  I purchased a refurbished cell phone to replace my current cell phone.  I thought all would be ok as the person had a really high rating on EBay and he guaranteed that all functions would work on the phone and that he would replace...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Apr 19, 2009

    The first time I didn't know you had to have a

    paypal account. I won and everything........... I was doing the endzone dance and spiking crap on the ground but then I found out I had to have a pay pall accunt.............. WTF is that.... well, I obviously know now, but sucked lossing that item. I was a winner until they...
    slugbugged slugbugged
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 28, 2014

    I bought nike air force ones from ebay,

    then it rained, then i realised I lost
    adamlancer22 adamlancer22
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 16, 2015

    $2,957.22 No wonder

    why I lost. I only bid 2 cents. Maybe next time.
    thebigtexrock thebigtexrock
    41-45, M
    Sep 17, 2014

    Luckily - saw a guitar

    that was a bargain and bid on it, not expecting it to stay so cheap... I only lost it in the last minute! Trying to explain yet another guitar to my wife would have been funny - and it was a twin neck! Not easy to hide away ;-)
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 21, 2014

    Death & Taxes

    The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets. —Will Rogers
    1Babe 1Babe
    46-50, F
    Aug 1, 2009
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