Is it normal to feel a sense of detachment if you forget to take your mobile/cel

  1. Martyn Wright profile image83
    Martyn Wrightposted 6 years ago

    Is it normal to feel a sense of detachment if you forget to take your mobile/cell phone.

  2. chef-de-jour profile image98
    chef-de-jourposted 6 years ago

    Yes it's becoming normal to feel anxious and insecure simply because a lump of technology has been left behind or forgotten. Yet we don't really need a mobile to function - it started out as a luxury but now it has turned into a necessity.

    For people over the age of say 45 it's relatively easy to consciously say - I'll leave the mobile in the house for the two hours I'm out walking - but younger people find it much harder and can get very stressed out if they misplace, forget or lose their mobile. They seem to cope, but the world is a far more tense place in which to live.
    So detachment is normal and the vacuum is filled with anxiety!

 
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