I Have Done The Deed - Update

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Philip J.
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I Have Done The Deed - Update
5 months ago

A few days ago I posted on here about how I had decided to take advantage of the Fuji £200 cash back offer and ordered, from Amazon UK, the 10-24 + 55-200 lenses.
Well yesterday a woman called in a private, unmarked van saying she was delivering a parcel from Amazon but had returned it because it had been tampered with and one of the three items was missing from it's contents. The parcel was returned before I saw it so I do not know which item was missing but I assume it was one of the lenses. It was good of her to call and let me know personally.
Later I phoned Amazon and while discussing the situation with a charming lady from Cork I decided to cancel the order and I asked for a refund on my credit card which will be completed, I am told, with in 5 working days.
This morning, Tuesday, I shall ring my local digital store and ask if they have the two lenses in stock now as before they were out of stock.
I am apprehensive now of ordering expensive, delicate items such as lenses through the post. Although, I have to say, Amazon were very good and helpful and will look into why the parcel was both damages and an item missing, it has left me with a feeling of insecurity.
Phil.

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Fujifilm X-E1 Samyang 8mm F2.8 UMC Fisheye Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 10-24mm F4 R OIS
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