"Don't think I'd be able to get over something that's happened over such a long period," one person commented. "Not just a moment of madness is it?"
A global survey ahead of World Emoji Day showed that the meaning of emojis differ greatly depending on where someone is from.
A government oversight official told congressional committees the Secret Service deleted the texts as a congressional probe turns its focus on the agency.
Some felt he should be "thankful" to his wife but others viewed it as encouraging "the hapless husband trope."
"My phone was flooded with text messages," she wrote. "Ding after ding I think I got close to 15 texts."
"If I received that message I would most likely end the relationship," one person on social media wrote. "How bizarre."
"This, along with 'I'll keep you posted,' and 'Let me get back to you' have become the new 'no' and I can't tell you how disappointing that is," one tweet read.
"If you've got something to say, but you're concerned it's bad enough to ruin your image, then don't say such s***** things," commented one Reddit user.
One woman said he was likely "testing the waters" and asked: "do you honestly think he wouldn't take it further?"
"I won't. I can barely look at her already," she replied when the scammer told her she wouldn't be able to look her (non-existent) wife in the face again.
"My husband died three years ago," one commenter said. "I still pay for his phone service so everyone can text his phone."
"I applied for a job and this is how they respond back," the woman wrote.
"My dog and I managed to ruin her night of dancing with her best friend. I definitely owe them both a night out."
"It is my ultimate hope that this program also encourages drivers to park more mindfully," SF Municipal Transportation Agency Director Manny Yekutiel said.
"At least I got to see her name pop up on my phone one last time," the woman said.
Starting in July 2022, people in the U.S. wanting to reach the suicide-prevention hotline will be able to text or call 988, the new 3-digit hotline.
Syniverse, which provides services to carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon, said the hack began in May 2016 but the company wasn't aware of it till May 2021.
"Well at least he listens. That's a good start," a commenter wrote in response to the stranger's attempted connection.
"Plaintiff Marina Soliman wanted a good deal on a Subway sandwich ... [Subway says] she also agreed to a side order of arbitration. I don't think so," one judge wrote.
There are so many ways to play April Fools' jokes on your unsuspecting friends and family via messaging.
Apple announced new iMessage features at the WWDC20 event on Monday.
The 23-year-old was denied an appeal on Monday, but that doesn't mean she'll be behind bars for long.
Scientists who were using tracking devices equipped with SMS texting to plot the locations of migratory eagles have been hit with massive roaming charges after the birds crossed over into Iran.
Michelle Carter was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison but her case is far from over.