Do you want to speak to them, or just send a quick note?
That's what texting is all about. Quick notes.
And of course it is far cheaper to send a text, pennies, instead of the 'per minute' charges that are incurred when using a cell phone to speak.
<font size="5">I don't understand "texting". Isn't it easier to dial the person that you want to contact rather than looking at the small numbers to punch in on the cell phone? user470