I spent 40 days without a phone and I liked it

What is life like when you are not constantly connected?

I’m often clumsy with my hands. If I call someone and that person does not respond, I keep calling, and I often get increasingly nervous. And increasingly clumsy. In almost 20 years of going around with a mobile phone — I got my first in 2000 — I have definitely dropped many. When they were as big as a speakerphone and only had small LCD screens, falls were not a massive problem. Early Motorolas and Nokias were impressively sturdy. I once dropped a Sony…