Hello, my name is Jane and I am calling from Verizon. I am sorry to say that my friend, Tim, cannot accept calls at this time. He is out of town and won’t be back until later tonight. If you need to reach him, please leave a message and I will pass it along to him when he gets back. Thanks!
AT&T message: The Person You Are Trying To Reach Is Not Accepting Calls At This Time
The person you are trying to reach can’t come to the phone right now
Unfortunately, the person you are trying to reach is currently unavailable for call. They may be busy with other activities, or they may be out of the office for a specific reason. In any case, we hope to see them soon.
The person you are calling is busy
Thank you for calling me, but at the moment I can’t accept calls. I’m very busy right now and I really need to focus on my work. I hope to be able to take your call soon. Thank you for understanding.
The person you are calling is unavailable
I’m sorry to hear that the person you are trying to reach is unavailable at this time. Perhaps you could try calling them again later? Thank you for your patience.
The person you are calling is in a meeting
The person you are calling is currently busy with a meeting. They may not be able to take any calls at this time.
The person you are calling is out of the office
Dear Professional, Witty, and Clever Person,
I hope you are doing well. I am writing to you because I am sorry to inform you that the person you are calling is out of the office at this time. I am sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.
If you are trying to reach someone who is not currently accepting calls, it may be helpful to leave a message or send an email instead. Sometimes, people may be out of the office or unavailable to take calls at this time.