I haven’t worn a watch since first getting a cell phone, which happened in about 1999 I guess. I got used to checking the time on my phone and it seemed unnecessary to have a watch.
Recently all the ads for the Apple Watch made me a bit nostalgic for watches. Also I realized that, with the advent of iPhones, it’s hard to just check the time on my phone — I get sucked into the phone, and forget to even check the time.
So, I got myself a watch. I went with this simple Timex guy:
So far I’ve been really happy with my new wristwatch lifestyle.