Is it also easier to ask forgiveness than permission?

On Thu, Aug 6, 2015 at 12:45 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes <
mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:

> No.  Italian.  I know instantly and unmistakably, good and bad, but that
> doesn't mean I can't play Walter Mittey (sp?) once in awhile...
> --
> Max Dillon
> Charleston SC
> '87 300TD
> '95 E300
>
> On August 6, 2015 1:40:50 PM EDT, Fred Moir via Mercedes <
> mercedes@okiebenz.com> wrote:
> >Max.Will your wife roll her eyes and say nothing? Then at some later
> >date let you know, subtly, that she was not fooled?
> >
> >Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred.
> >
> >> Date: Thu, 6 Aug 2015 13:16:37 -0400
> >> To: mercedes@okiebenz.com
> >> Subject: Re: [MBZ] This is bad
> >> From: mercedes@okiebenz.com
> >> CC: dillonm...@gmail.com
> >>
> >> (Andrew: 1987 Mercedes-Benz 300TD, white with blue interior)
> >>
> >> Plan A has been rejected by both the Chair of the Finance Committee
> >and the
> >> Chair of the Social Committee aka COMHOMELANT aka SWMBO, so now I'm
> >on Plan
> >> B.  Plan A was to order the MB tie rod assembly from MB Northlake for
> >$55
> >> plus $10 shipping, and then swing by LKQ Knackers tonight after work
> >and
> >> see if I could scrounge a good used tie rod assembly.  Replace the
> >used
> >> assembly with the new at a later date TBD.  Plan B is to purchase two
> >new
> >> tie rod ends from local Autoparts warehouse (Moog) for $90 and
> >install
> >> those tonight after work.  Plan C is to execute the first part of
> >Plan B
> >> (get the new ends in hand), hold on to the receipt, execute Plan A on
> >the
> >> sly (but pay an extra $10 for overnight shipping) and delay the
> >> installation until Saturday p.m. or later, and then return the Plan B
> >parts
> >> on Monday.  Confess my "modification of the plan" after I can show
> >"Look
> >> honey, I saved us $15!".
> >>
> >> -------------
> >> Max
> >> Charleston SC
> >
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