But then, invariably, a few minutes later the person realizes how dumb they were, and sees that Outlook lets them recall the message! Success! They can unwind their dumb mistake, and no one will know they're an idiot.
For people who aren't using their Outlook/Exchange setup, we get this kind, polite message:
Albert Eddie Contractor AFRPA/ESS would like to recall the message, "Moving phone service this weekend".So, instead of getting one message I never cared about, I get two! Brilliant!