Please hold on while I see if there's someone more important on the other line:
You would think that with all the methods of communication at our disposal, the task of communicating would be easier. I think it's gotten harder.Continue reading>>>
I can remember in the 1960s, when our phone was on a party line. If it was for us, we got a ring. But the person who had our line could get on and complain that we were tying up the phone. I remember this happening as late as 1970. "You kids shouldn't be on for more than fifteen minutes, you hear me?" Yes, ma'am.