A Quora topic asks: What was daily life like before almost everyone had cell phones?
You know what I remember the most, kids? Making appointments with your friends.
Cool, I’ll be upstairs in the magazine section of Borders. See you there at 7.00.
Let’s split up and then meet back at the Bucket Fountain by a quarter to.
There was no “I’ll give you a text when I’m on my way”. You had to be prompt, but also a little patient if your friend was late. I kind of liked it better that way.