Off topic: An nice example of a non sequitur
Thread poster: Vito Smolej

Vito Smolej
Germany
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Member (2004)
English to Slovenian
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Jul 16, 2008

A mail from an agency: "Thank you for your message. ... The project is about 2000 words..... We only pay with USD, we will you (sic!) agree with 30 USD an hour for review?"

I was tempted to answer like:"Looks fine to me. I assume you will find a charge of five hours at the suggested price acceptable for the proposed job." But I decided not to push and just presented my point of view aka my prices. No more mail from them.

Regards

Vito


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