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wouldnt you assume?

if someone said i dont know what time ill be there tomorrow, then keeps talking and then says oh it will prolly be around noon.. wouldnt you assume theyd call to let you know for sure?

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Asked by Anonymous at 12:11 PM on Jan. 25, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • No, Id think they would be there around noon.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:11 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • No, I would assume they are going to try to make it around 12.

    Answer by IamPatSajak at 12:12 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • if they say noon....I think noon.

    but then you know they say...

    to assume is to make an ass out of you and me.


    Answer by hypermamaz at 12:13 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Nope. I would be prepared for them to be there by ten, and if they weren't there by noon I'd call them and see if they knew when they were coming. But IMO when someone says "I'll probably be there around x-oclock" they generally don't call and tell you for sure.

    My sister and I do this to each other all the time and usually show up within an hour of when we said we'd be there, with no call for an update. But we're related. ;)

    Answer by lifetimelove at 12:13 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • It would be nice for them to call and let you know so your not waiting around all day... but if not id expect them to get there around noon

    Answer by ambarnhardt at 12:13 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • I agree with the pp's i would think they would be there around noon but it may be a little later since they were not sure.

    Answer by 3_ring_circus_ at 12:13 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • Call the person and confirm but it sounds like 12 ish.

    Answer by lowencope at 12:15 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • I would expect that they were not entirely sure, and that calling to find out would not resolve the issue. if they said "around" then around it is.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 12:16 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • nope, i would expect them around noon, i would expect a call if something changed.

    Answer by AmaliaD at 12:16 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

  • i would assume anywhere b/t 11 and 1!

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 12:25 PM on Jan. 25, 2010

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