It wasn't constantly because of this. When I was in primary college, I'd to pay for if I desired to call my companion that went to school beside me. She lived in another of those places in which phone solution was limited; for her, she must pay long-distance if she wished to call a person who lived across the street. It cost about $.30 a minute to talk to the lady. That was inside 1980s, where you could buy a hamburger for $.50.
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