Me: I’m sorry, but there is currently a system issue that is being worked on by our technicians
Caller: I don’t mean to shoot the messenger, but…(Many angry, obscenity-laced words and phrases)
Me: If that wasn’t meant to shoot the messenger, I’d hate to see what would happen when you DID mean to Mr. Cheney.
*Actual caller handled by me while working for an answering service. Names & Identifying information have been changed. Bolded text is what I DESIRED to say…*
© 2010 by What I Desired to Say….
- Congress’s response to WikiLeaks: shoot the messenger (angryindian.blogspot.com)