Re: Patience was [RealSTMFC] Rapido GLA Hoppers

Nelson Moyer

I embraced deferred gratification for an Intermountain FT ABBA set for seven years before the product was canceled because orders didn't meet the threshold number for production. What is that called ; ) My vote is "deferred disappointment".

Nelson Moyer

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Tony Thompson
Sent: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 5:15 PM
Subject: Re: Patience was [RealSTMFC] Rapido GLA Hoppers

Interesting repetition of the word “patience” in a number of emails. Long, long ago, I was advised by an older modeler that the key to enjoying model railroading was embracing “deferred gratification.” “Nuff said.

Tony Thompson

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