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   You're so difficult to get through to!

Sydney:

Did you call Ben last night?

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John:

Yes.  I tried to get a hold of him last night, but it was so difficult to get through.

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Sydney:

That's strange.  Maybe he was on the Net.

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John:

That's probably it!  No wonder the line was busy all the time!  Maybe he ought to get another line.

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Sydney: Or he should get call-waiting. play

Extra dialogues
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