I've just spent the last hour and a half holding on for various parts of AOL's call centre, which really must be one of the most useless in the UK - except of course it isn't actually in the UK at all.
Having finally got through to the first level, I was then left for another 45 minutes hanging on for the next level of support. Perhaps the most extraordinary thing is that I continue to send them money every month.
But I was at least entertained by their musical tape, which went round and round, and included a song with the line: "We'll keep on hanging on..."
A warning to walkers on the Long Mynd
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