My Watch doesn’t Understand Me

It gives me no credit for my hardest work.

This damn Apple watch my generous husband got me for Mother’s Day back in May doesn’t give me credit for the hard work I do.

It does not understand that when I am sitting at the computer, I am working. It thinks I’m laying on the couch all day and sends me messages accordingly. I fully expect one of them soon to say, “Get the hell up,” because it is intrusive and rude like that.

Since I’ve been sitting here writing today, it has said, “You missed your goals…



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Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.