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From: Peter Brimacombe <>
Subject: Re: Sales
Date: Thu, 07 Jan 1999 11:42:04 +1100


rod crowte wrote:
>
> Can anybody tell me what the phrase"For sale by the CANDLE" means,
>
>From the Oxford Dictionary ;-

"to sell by auction in which bids are received only so long as a small
peice of candle burns"

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Peter Brimacombe
Teaching Services Unit
Monash University, Clayton
AUSTRALIA
Phone + 61 3 9905 3280
Fax + 61 3 9905 3282

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