i hate those computer voices too.
From: Salkin Kathleen [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 7:14 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: Service
Unfortunately, an all-too-accurate modern definition of service as it is
Have gotten caught in voice-system hells, trying to find a human voice to
talk to, instead of a computerised message, which drives me mad. I expect
that someday, some person will come in and find me by the phone, banging my
head on the desk and sprouting complete gibberish.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Barber, Kenneth L." <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 6:23 AM
> Thought you'd like this one.
> SERVICE......At one time in my life, I thought I had a handle on the
> of the word "service." The act of doing things for other people.Then I
> the terms Internal Revenue Service, Postal Service, Civil Service, Service
> Stations... And I became confused about the word "service." This is not
> I thought "service" meant.
> Then one day, I overheard two farmers talking and one of them mentioned
> he was having a bull service a few of his cows. SHAZAM!!
> It all came into perspective. Now I understand what all those "service"
> agencies are doing to us...