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GeekStyle: No Answer is Also an Answer
You may, and rightfully so, question the purpose of this grammar lesson. It is simply to point out that once we call ourselves professionals there is a certain conduct that is expected of us. Now there is no single rule book or bible that lays down guidelines for professional conduct. Often though the code of conduct is from the perspective of ethics and integrity and not as much about the softer aspects of behaviour. Sadly, while considered implicit there is little appreciation of professional courtesies. Controlled aggression, goal orientation, positive attitude, collaborative approach, leadership, etc. One such courtesy, perhaps the most abused is the courtesy of response.
Now, onto readers questions.
Modern dating and texting go hand in hand, but for some reason, the unanswered text still seems an all too common mystery. Guys who are actually interested will make time for you. Texting someone back takes less than a minute. Some guys act like texting is such a huge hassle and asking too much, but look at the reality of that thought process. When he does open the message, texting back usually takes less than a minute.