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Gone for the refund.
I will go and buy it from somewhere other than eBay :)
It's like the postage scenario. People complain about the postage charges yet agree to the bid. Very strange :)
Maybe you should follow our philosophy: "As long as its Lego!..."
Just the frustration of eBay
I usually just ask the seller to confirm which set they are selling. Sometimes I feel like I get a better deal too because I think it confuses other bidders and they'd rather not bid.
If the seller offers a refund because he made a listing error, thank the seller for that and move on.
Just an hour ago, I had someone e-mail me about a set purchased on eBay, $150 retired set, shipped two weeks ago. They just got it and said they didn't want it after all. My eBay listings all say "no returns", but when someone e-mails me nicely to say, "can I please return this?", I generally say yes.
This buyer even said they would pay a 15% restocking fee. Blah, I don't do that, all I ask for is my original shipping fee and eBay's fees. Is it a waste of my time? Yes... Is it just life and being nice to someone? Yes...
It is my good deed of the day. ;)
But yes, as others have stated, mistakes happen. Get your refund and move on :)
One of the big ones for me has been multiple item auctions where you enter in the amount you wish to buy. People buy "one" minifig and then complain when "one" shows up. The auctions do state to the buyer to enter the quantity they wish to buy in big bold type. I've had feedback as "deceptive" and one lady said I "changed the auction after the fact". As if I could do that.
Part of this stems from my philosophy that I don't need to make a profit on *every* transaction. If I make a profit on most, I can take a small loss on a few in order to keep people happy.