Ebay auction cancellation fee, wtf?

I won an item on ebay but now I want to cancel the order. I emailed the seller asking to cancel my auction and he replied that canceling an auction results in a fee. I've never came across this before so is this even true? I know I shouldn't have placed a bid if I can't pay but at the time, I thought I... show more I won an item on ebay but now I want to cancel the order. I emailed the seller asking to cancel my auction and he replied that canceling an auction results in a fee. I've never came across this before so is this even true? I know I shouldn't have placed a bid if I can't pay but at the time, I thought I was going to pay for it.
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