do you say goodbye on the phone?

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  1. strollingbones
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    a friend and i were discussing this. do you simply hang up or do you say good bye?

    she ventured it was that the south is more polite and slower. so is there a regional thing to this? or is it just personal?
     
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    Always.
     
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    i always say goodbye. and I'm a Yankee. lol
     
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    I always say some sort of "good bye" but it's rarely as plain as just: good bye. :)
     
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    Depends on who Im talkin to....
     
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    Wait, what? Can I assume something other than "goodbye" is a different message that indicates that you expect your conversation to end, and not just randomly hanging up? :confused:
     
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    I hang up on people all the fuckin time.....its great.
     
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    Well, I hang up on telemarketers and slam the door on Jehovah's witnesses like a good patriot, but no...
     
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    I always say good bye or Peace Out!
    I had a friend that would just hang up, it was wierd.
    I also had a boyfriend who would always hang up when we were fighting, it would drive me nuts.
     

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