|NR is doing something funny...|
Any way, the sign of a great SS company is one that if they expect you to put a place holder in your calendar, they should at least send you a confirmation. My guess is that they were searching for a cheaper notary.
Oh, and by the way, have you heard before "We're still trying to get your fee approved?" I take that to mean
THEY ARE ACTUALLY STILL DIALING & TEXTING AWAY LOOKING FOR A CHEAPER NOTARY.