A few of my favorite recent text messages (and facebook messages):
Katie Keeler: 132 days til the finger lakes wine festival....I wanted you all to know!!!
Martin: ( from the Verizon store) Are upgrades free if you get the standard phones
Me: (from the parking lot) I don't know. Not all of them. You're the one in the store.
Amanda Ann: Ahh I can't wait to see Aubrey....I've taken up this new thing...called knitting...Yes...I've turned Minnesotan....anyways I'm practicing doing baby sized stuff so I'm working on a hat for her. JORDAN....WE ARE SO EXCITED!
Katie: Ditto! (except for the knitting)
Aunt Martina to Aunt Anne: Have you seen this Dutch trait....LOL (accompanied by this link)