Sometimes that penny just takes a while to drop

Programmer pilot fish receives an email with an attached document and a pretty standard request: Make updates and then return it.

"It was a four-page document, which I printed duplex to save paper," says fish.

"While talking with the sender, I mentioned I had to rescan it, as I had printed it duplex, and that I would then email it to him.

"Ten minutes later he asked me to rescan it one-sided, as he had to submit it non-duplexed.

"Scratching my head, I asked how he printed it. He said he printed it duplex, since that is how I had.

"After several seconds, he realized that his request was totally off-the-wall and asked me to forgive him."

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