the act of phoning a friend; and if they don't reply, following up with an immediate text message.
"ringgggggg. ringgggggggg. ringgggggggg............."
"hmm, laurie's not picking up..."
"please leave a message after the beep"
"no time, i'll just text her."
"buzzzzzzz. buzzzzzzzzzzz. buzzzzzzzzzzz."
- text message follows : hey, what's up? -
November 01, 2008