What's more modern than the technology age in which we all live? Here's a doozy for you:
You repeatedly receive email messages from a friend. A good friend. You've socialized together and even traveled together on occasion. You'd venture to say that she's one of your best friend. When she sends an email, she NEVER uses a salutation and just jumps into the body of her email a la:
A bunch of us are going for drinks on Thursday night. Why won't you join us?
The wrapping paper that you ordered from the PTA fundraiser has arrived. Would you like to pick it up or shall I drop it by your office.
What would YOU do?