I called someone yesterday. I got an answering machine. I said “I’m calling to follow up on ___. Give me a call. You have the number.”
She does have the number. She called it in the first place. But she has three little children. I made a big assumption.
I send a friend Bible verses occasionally, online. I usually include the reference.
It is to a man’s honor to avoid strife, but every fool is quick to quarrel. Proverbs 20:3
That’s because he might want to look at the context. Of course, the messages are received online and there are much easier, for him, ways to find the context. Like this, for example: http://bit.ly/6f8A
If you want to help someone find you or find something, use language they understand and give them the numbers they need.