But there are additional, and far more ominous reasons why the repairs may not be completed in a safe manner. There’s a procedure called “Clipping”, which means cutting off an entire half of your vehicle (either the front or rear half) and affixing the other (undamaged) half of a car which had been wrecked.
In that search for the perfect mate, I had two problems. The uppermost problem was being too trusting. The second problem was in always feeling that I had to prove myself to a potential significant other. In retrospect, I see a third problem to add to the list.