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What's your number again ?

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Old 08.01.2011, 00:07
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Way too much time on your hands...
Yeah, she should of been sorting us lot out on EF
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Old 08.01.2011, 00:09
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I would PANIC if I were you oh my god !!!!!!
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Hehe!! Let me know when you perfect it then PM me.
Oh, believe that!

ps: now you are gonna jump at phone calls late at night...teehehehe...
but relax...being a gentleman I will call before to warn you about the incoming late night call about...wait...where were we ?
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Old 08.01.2011, 00:17
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Oh, believe that!

ps: now you are gonna jump at phone calls late at night...teehehehe...
but relax...being a gentleman I will call before to warn you about the incoming late night call about...wait...where were we ?
Can't wait

Spoilsport! Don't warn me beforehand, that will ruin all the .. um .. fun
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Can't wait

Spoilsport! Don't warn me beforehand, that will ruin all the .. um .. fun
You are so on!
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Old 08.01.2011, 00:47
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I hate these calls. The funniest one I got was a man with a Chinese accent who was into sucking toes. I guess I should never have let it get that far but I found it hilarious.
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Old 08.01.2011, 03:12
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I possibly have had a bit much of that excellent red Alta Sierra Jumilla wine right beside me, but I completely fail to see what the problem above really is.
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Old 08.01.2011, 09:03
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Re: Very strange phone call

It's ok, isn't OP home alone for a while? Don't watch so many scary movies!...


If there is some kind of unsolicited telemarketing or anything like that, they are in for a French lesson, that's what you get. It's a good way to get rid of being shy on the phone in a foreign language. They never bug me again.
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Old 08.01.2011, 10:39
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I possibly have had a bit much of that excellent red Alta Sierra Jumilla wine right beside me, but I completely fail to see what the problem above really is.
Are you talking about my original post or the one about sucking toes?

I never had a "problem", I'm not sure why a couple of people have chosen to read it that way. It was just supposed to be a light-hearted post allowing people to conject about what they thought it could be. You know? Something to keep those of us who are unfortunate enough to be at home on a Friday night entertained...

Next time I shan't bother.

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Old 08.01.2011, 10:41
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It's ok, isn't OP home alone for a while? Don't watch so many scary movies!...


If there is some kind of unsolicited telemarketing or anything like that, they are in for a French lesson, that's what you get. It's a good way to get rid of being shy on the phone in a foreign language. They never bug me again.
Haha I am alone, but I wasn't scared, it wasn't that sort of call. I think had it been a scam I probably made the right call (so to speak) hanging up and not ringing back.
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Old 08.01.2011, 11:37
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Precisely

Maybe in another life my mystery caller and I could have struck up some sort of special rapport. For tonight, I'm going to be a sad little loser and take myself off to bed very soon
or you can post your number here, and we'll send a few more mystery callers your way
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Old 08.01.2011, 12:14
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It was just supposed to be a light-hearted postallowing people to connect about what they thought it could be. You know?
Some how OP, methinks it did serve its purpose
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Old 08.01.2011, 12:30
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Re: Very strange phone call

33 posts because someone dialed a wrong number....not bad. Happened to me as well then checked the number and found out it was Zurich Kantonalpolizei ! I never called back.
The worst are those who ask you "who are you?" after you tell them that they dialed the wrong number
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Call back and say: "Ich trage kein unterhosen".
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come on.... does that really still happen nowadays ?
Yes it does! Ask around, many people get these calls.

Maybe it is an automatic dialer, but it dials your number from a 0906-xxxyyyy number where you pay them lots of money. Simple innit? Why do Swisscom allow these scams?
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Old 08.01.2011, 13:21
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Are you talking about my original post or the one about sucking toes?

I never had a "problem", I'm not sure why a couple of people have chosen to read it that way. It was just supposed to be a light-hearted post allowing people to conject about what they thought it could be. You know? Something to keep those of us who are unfortunate enough to be at home on a Friday night entertained...

Next time I shan't bother.
I referred to the original post. And it may have been meant as a "light-hearted" comment, but it did NOT SOUND "light-hearted", but rather like a rant Recently, a colleague phone me from his home, but I only heard a women chatting about baby clothes and baby playing stuff. He then phone again and said that he had phoned right before. I told him about the babies, and then it became clear that he also had heard the stuff about the babies We of course both now that something thelike can happen, but it is rather seldom here in the Zurich area.

You in fact can have such mishaps even if you dial the right number. The reason is that the coaxial-cables (links between telecom-centers) can carry more than 100'000 calls in ONE cable at absolutely the same time. An example, the one linking the Engiadina to the outside via St. Moritz, from St. Moritz to Zurich was ok already in 1990 for about 95'000 calls, so that it now most likely is OK for 120'000 to 160'000 calls.

Btw., with a military wireless apparatus, you can go into mobile-phone talks and for example listen to a women crying about going into divorce if "he" did not come home right immediately
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I referred to the original post. And it may have been meant as a "light-hearted" comment, but it did NOT SOUND "light-hearted", but rather like a rant
I've read it back and don't see how it sounded like a rant, but maybe my perception is narrow because I know how I meant it when I wrote it and don't see how it could have been misconstrued. Maybe I should have used a smilie...

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You in fact can have such mishaps even if you dial the right number. The reason is that the coaxial-cables (links between telecom-centers) can carry more than 100'000 calls in ONE cable at absolutely the same time. An example, the one linking the Engiadina to the outside via St. Moritz, from St. Moritz to Zurich was ok already in 1990 for about 95'000 calls, so that it now most likely is OK for 120'000 to 160'000 calls.
Well, exactly, because the thingywhatsit helps bleeble the gizmo. Obviously

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Btw., with a military wireless apparatus, you can go into mobile-phone talks and for example listen to a women crying about going into divorce if "he" did not come home right immediately
Another fun activity to consider when you're in on a Friday night... I don't know why I was so upset about being alone
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If you didnt know yet who called you , then sure it is me
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