I hate. HATE. talking on the phone. I am awkward and weird and I just hate it. Today, the following happened to me:
Somebody called me. This person very, very rarely calls me. (Who am I kidding? Anybody who calls is somebody who "very rarely calls.")
This person left a message that said, "Hi, Gina. This is ________. Call me back. K. Bye."
I call this person back.
This person answers the phone and says, "I can't talk right now. Can I call you tomorrow?"
1) Don't leave me messages like that. I need to know what you need to talk to me about, or just text me if it's simple. Or email if its complicated. That way, I can just respond with whatever you need instead of calling you back, then hanging up, gathering whatever info you needed, and then calling you again.
2) Don't answer your phone if you can't talk.
3) I just feel like there is more annoying stuff about this situation, so I included a third bullet point.
But seriously- when do you think we can move to an all-texting or all-email society? Maybe with the occasional Skype call. I am awesome on Skype. Because you can see my face, and I do things like this: