here's one of my favorite auction notes to day on eBay about a compass whistle for sale —
quote: Is dented on main body of item and on end but I think this adds to its unique age charm .
Oh really ???
Let me think now, nice house but dented from a car crashing into it, but I think it adds to its charm…
OR great corvette, but dented from skidding onto a telephone pole, but I think it adds to its charm.
OR rare painting, but torn down the middle, but I think —- no, I don't THINK so…..