Turns out there is a SkypeMe plug-in for Facebook: here's how

There already is a Skype Me plug-in for Facebook.You set it up like this:First, you log in to Facebook.

There already is a Skype Me plug-in for Facebook.You set it up like this:

First, you log in to Facebook.

Once you do so you can access your Skype-connected Facebook accounts on this page:

Like so:

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After you've added specific Facebook friends to your SkypeMe, and you click on the green phone icon in your list of SkypeMe Facebook friends, you'll see a screen like this:

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Then just click the green. If your friend has h/her Skype open, you should be conversing in seconds.