Caller: Is he available?
Me: I’m sorry he is not. Would you like me to take a message and have him return your call?
(Name and Phone Number asked for and received)
Me: May I tell him what the call is regarding?
Caller: A legal matter.
WIDTS: You don’t say! I never imagined someone would be calling a lawyer about a legal matter, would you?
*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….