|Rural auctions for equipment and supplies as well as entire farms have been around forever,|
Auctions have been his passion for years. Attending auctions, bidding at auctions, buying things just to keep someone else from getting it, selling at auctions. Because of his health problems, our attendance and participation in local auctions has been greatly reduced.
My passion was eBay auctions. I sold our
Ron occasionally will find something on eBay and ask me to buy it for him. He did not know how to make a purchase on eBay so it is always up to me to complete the transaction which has kept his number of purchases relatively low. Perhaps it is out of boredom or perhaps it is his sudden understanding that eBay is the way to attend an auction sitting down, he has suddenly broken the buying code and is now quite comfortable making his own purchases. Sellers will love him because he isn't one to let an item go for nothing. He will either win the bid or at least force another buyer to pay a fair price.
Let the fun begin. All I can say is "Yikes!"