oh, and the fear of "nickle and diming" is so true, there are so many little parts to get it's maddening. Like you said John, there is still a good chunk of change necessary to finish her off.
Been there done that. Funny thing how kids/family sometimes changes priorities. Mint original one owner 37 Coupe, mint Cal 56 vert, my dealer ordered 64 1/2 sig vert were each easily given up for family. IMO money spent is over the dam.
My '64 1/2 vert. Ordered May '64. D code 4 speed, handling package, caspian blue, accent group, Ford blue manual top.
'68 vert. driver. Owned since Apr '78. C code AT, AC, PS, P disc B, PT lime gold, standard black interior and top. NOS RF fender and left quarter.New top and folding glass.