Another Phone Call

The caller (a female voice) on my 'personal' mobile phone:
Caller  : Hello???
Me      : Yes....
Caller  : Is this Meghna Garg from ABC ltd.
Me      : Yes..... (hopes rising...:-))
Caller  : I am xyz calling from blah blah consultancy
Me      : Yes.....
             (Hopes rising again - its good to talk to placement consultants especially when your resume is up on the job portal)
Caller  : I wanted the number of your HR deparment......(pause)
Me      : ???!!!! (confused) what??? why??? (thinking all sorts of things)
Caller  : I wanted to ask about the empanellent of our consultancy at your company...
Me      : (Mustering up courage... faking a stern voice) How did you get my number xyz???
Caller   : From your resume on the job portal :-P :-) (perhaps grinning at her own smartness)
Me      : Here goes.....xxxxxxxxx (
             (chickened out from a smart cookie reply hoping someday she'd call me for the right reason ;-)
Me     : (Aloud to my fellow co workers) What a NERVE!!!!!


  1. what a fun piece of writing,

    it is similar to a fictional conversation.

  2. Greetings:

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  3. @Red Handed : thanks for visiting :-)

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  4. wow.. really what a nerve!!! did you help her then??

  5. ya - I did.... Although later I felt that I shouldn't have :p ......:)