Day 3

Day 3:

Like that creepy ex-boyfriend who just won’t give it up, Facebook is very hard to break up with!

I made a clean break: I just cut that S.O.B. right out of my life. I deleted the apps and the shortcuts, and just walked away cold turkey. No miscommunication. No mixed signals. I was blunt and clear and ended it swiftly.

But Facebook just can’t take a hint.

After day one, I noticed two emails from Facebook. Each email was to alert me that one of my friends had posted something that I may want to take a look at. Interesting. Then I received a few more of these emails.

Then yesterday, I received the message pictured above.

Wow! Talk about desperately trying to lure me back in!

I don’t even know what it means to have a “poke.” I’ve been on Facebook for almost a decade and have never, as far as I can remember, been poked. But I leave for 3 days and suddenly someone is poking me?!

At first, I was so tempted by these emails. A severe case of FOMO set in, and I wondered what else was happening that I wasn’t seeing.

But I just chose to ignore them and keep moving forward.

Now, I just need to figure out how to adjust the privacy setting on my email.

Cheers – Emily

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