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Call options

 Have you ever made a call
And got that robotic voice
Telling you  to make a choice
Or no one will speak to you at all

For English press 1
That was easy , I'm done
But then it gives you several more options
None of which are to your satisfaction

And when you think you've finally gotten through
You find that  all the representatives are busy
And by the time they get to you
You forgot why you called, and you're a bit dizzy



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  1. Date: 11/9/2013 5:06:00 PM
    Just hate it. Getting an operator from a foreign country almost always drives me to distraction. You got it right, my friend, you got it right. Allan

  1. Date: 10/25/2013 1:06:00 PM
    One good reason, at last, to explain why I don't have a phone.... Thanks for the idea, dear Joseph! I'll use this for sure! Blessings, Hanitra

  1. Date: 10/23/2013 7:32:00 AM
    .... piiiip ..... music ..... piiip .... :)))) - Well written,Joseph !! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 9:36:00 PM
    With me it would be easy [the phones seledom connected LOL][Thanks for stopping by my verses and commenting!] Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 5:27:00 PM
    Thank you thank you thank you.....:-)

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 3:44:00 PM
    OMG!!!!! I cannot tell you how much I despise talking to machines, especially when I am trying to speak to customer service! What you describe in your poem is the reason why I have anger issues lol. Absolutely love this!

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 10/20/2013 4:49:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Emmie...it is very annoying talking to these machines
  1. Date: 10/20/2013 6:51:00 AM
    Cute one..It ususally is someone who lives in a foreign land and doesn't speak English very well or can't understand English or both.I had tech support when I first got a computer and it usually was a man who was from a foreign land..I did not know computer terminology and he did not understand English nor could he understand English but we managed to get through the process over several hours.Whew!!!..Thanks for stopping by..ISara

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 10/20/2013 4:48:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Sara.....yes most of them are in a foreign land
  1. Date: 10/19/2013 11:09:00 PM
    Even worse, you have to start all over again. Love your poem on this hated pet peeve.

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 10/20/2013 4:47:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Andrea...
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 10:04:00 PM
    Nice humor flowing in the write, Joseph

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 10/20/2013 4:45:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Ram