Originally Posted by Corman
Recently I was told by a verizon rep that sms messages stay in the que for 3 days and will go to your device when it is turned on. I have not tested this information.
That is correct. Txt messages will stay in the q for 3 days. If the sender of the txt msg is a vzw customer also they will get a notice if the message is not delivered to the intended handset in three days. They message will say something like "txt msg to ____ has expired".