"I foolishly suggested he try it out first-that was three days ago."
"We'll give you the best possible trade - in allowance on your old
equipment - let's see, used copper wire is worth 30¢ a pound ... "
"Pardon the sneeze, Harry - I must be catching cold - you say there's
a short count in that resistor order?"
"Nope, I can't sell it to you ... a ham operator of your caliber deserves
the quality and performance of this deluxe unit."
"Would you like to use our installment plan or do you prefer to take
the receiver with you?"