If $3.50 per unit sold were the case, these numbers do not add up:
> Subject: Re: Business Proposal
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2012 15:07:48 +0200
> To: email@example.com
> Hi Nick,
> > First, the font project. Things are going a little slower than I anticipated because the "algorithmic" variants aren't always so reliable. At the moment, I have 475 fonts complete and, realistically, am still a week or two away from finishing.
> No problem, take your time.
> > Second, Steven Litton of iCreate Magazine contacted me yesterday, inquiring about the possibility of including a few of my fonts in an upcoming issue. It seems to me that this might be a perfect opportunity to get a little free promotion for the fontpack, if we work together on the submission. Let me know what you think.
> I think this can be an interesting idea. We can prepare a smaller package that can be offered to iCreate readers free of charge, in exchange they mention availability of the paid package. Do you know how many fonts they want?
> > Third, it's annual royalty payment time. 'Nuff said.
> We shipped 9,933 copies of software with your fonts, I will arrange $3,476 payment as soon as you confirm your PayPal address.
9,933 × $3.50 = $34,765.50, not $3,476. You owe me some serious money.