It certainly wouldn't be like nowadays, with some daft intoxicated young un misdialling
for a taxi, a pizza or to chat with a pal.
ASTRONAUT Tim Peake has revealed he rang the wrong number from space, asking the shocked woman who picked up: "Is this planet Earth?" Reassuring the mystery respondent it was not a prank call, Major Peake explained he had called her after misdialling
from the International Space Station.
In 1988 Elsie Clutton from Llandudno Junction kept getting calls from Hampshire man Henry Glanville, who was trying to phone a friend in Southampton and kept misdialling
(apparently the codes were very similar).
It's possible someone is persistently and accidentally misdialling
your number and hasn't the good grace to apologise.
in your dream indicates you don't know how to push this person's buttons to make them respond the way you need.
They blame viewers for the confusion by misdialling
Several hours later, they came rolling back without a key and knocked on the door in vain before attempting to raise him from his alcoholic stupor by drunkenly misdialling
our phone number for half an hour.
There was a lot of misdialling
, but it was significantly lower than was feared, said a spokeswoman for The Big Number, the organisation responsible for effecting Saturday's changeover.
"About 25,000 of these calls are from mobiles which are misdialling
from someone's pocket or handbag."
THOUSANDS of mobile phone users were yesterday misdialling
after four million numbers were switched off.
'Only 28 per cent were misdialling
, which we consider to be a success.'
PILOT error: Under pressure, pilots can make simple mistakes like misreading maps, identifying the wrong target or misdialling
a bomb's guidance system.