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Re: Credit as due...
Gross Scruggs, being a man of class and a real gentleman, wrote:
> Igor, although I do appreciate being recognized for my suggestions,
> particularly the ones which bear fruit... as usually it is the failures for
> which I am recognized... I'm find I must decline this one because... I didn't
> make it. This is a particularly painful admission as the pursuit of large
> martinis is one of my favorite avocations... particularly the cajun martini as
> served at K-Paul's in New Orleans.
> The suggestion to taste the '98 Sport Package could not have been mine as, save
> their existance, I know nada about A4s. I have no quarrel with the misdirected
> complement, but the true originator of the suggestion may feel slighted... nay,
> perhaps miffed, that his identity and expertise remain occulted.
> I expect that in the haste and excitement of the pre-journey activities my posts
> to you became memory-entwined with those of the rightful originator... thus the
> Here, then, is a doff of my virtual bowler to the unknown Audi-esta who so
> clearly set Igor on the path to enlightenment, happiness and thrift!
I feel obligated to clarify the confusion: fellow listers, who steered me in the right
direction, were Mark Hilbush and Greg Spark. Thank you vey much, gentlemen!
If it were not for you, I would've gotten the '97 A4 w/o a Sport Package, 3-spoke
steering wheel and with the crappy H-rated Eagles LS. Instead of that I am getting a
one year younger car, with the Sport and it comes on SP8000! I'd say that I owe each
of you a Martini (along with something from a boutique microbrew for Mark;-).
'89 200TQ - 18psi (TAP)
'98 A4TQ - on order