Originally Posted by Tonberry
... Actually, the level of embarrassment is only equal to calling a teacher "mom" or "dad" at school, I would say. All the rest can be brushed off more easily, but these mistakes can have implications that are not always comfortable to contemplate.
How about saying "'K, Bye, luv ya.." to a colleague when they page you on call on the middle of the night and you half-asleep and trying to get off the damn phone? Whoops.