A misunderstanding caused by the inability to infer inflection and tone from a text message
. Sometimes caused by the sensitivity of the recipient and sometimes by the ambiguity of the sender.
Bob: Dude, I got in a huge fight with Jenny last night and it turned out it was totally my fault.
Bill: What happened bro?
Bob: She sent me a text and I got the text impression she was making fun of me when in fact she was being sweet.
Bill: That sucks man, next time don't be so sensitive...