'cos gaia is a glitchy poop bubble. Same thing happened to my boyfriend. It said he was the highest bidder, but he lost. ; o ;
I recommend maybe taking a screen cap and talking to someone about it. I think it is a common problem.
I'm going to bombard your comment box with an advertisement for someone, if you don't mind.
She does really cute animated avatar art. And it's name your own price.
I'm trying to help her get some customers.
Here's a link if you'd like to check it out: