I Can Not Type

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    A Very Good Bad Typist

     I wish I'd taken typing as a kid, but I never foresaw the need. Then many years later came computers and few business any longer functioned without them.  I hunt & peck but have gotten pretty darned good at it over the years which is amazing considering that my right...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    Jan 20, 2010


    Still I am a bit like the ink coolies of olden times.  I type with my left middle finger and my right index and my eyes are fixed on the keyboard. Almost half a century already I am the most pitiful user of a technology that shielded its secrets jealously for me. Little hope...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2011

    L, Wait! *backspace* P, Crap! Meant O...

    After every other word, I have to backspace. I make so many mistakes. It doesn't seem like I'm getting any better at it either. There are some words that I'm really... amused with while typing. For instance: because, whether, blubber, butterfly, remember, and other words.
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2008


    if you cannot type then who wrote these stories? who created this group? your cat? me no comprende.
    amyriadofmelodies amyriadofmelodies
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 20, 2011

    I Type Like You Do

    Seriously,I type with only 2 fingers,but I'm pretty fast,and the job gets done.
    glimmerized glimmerized
    41-45, T
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2008

    Cannot Type But..

    i can still achieve 39 words per minute so im not too bad, still have to look at the keyboard though- which sucks, still im happy!
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    Jul 13, 2008

    Spellcheck Is My Friend!

    *Slapping Typist* I can't..No matter how hard I try! Thank goodness for spellcheck! (Not because I can't spell but because I am a ****** typist!)
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl
    41-45, F
    Apr 24, 2009

    I'm a ******

    I've never learned to type, although I find that I do well enough.  Well enough, in fact, to somehow pass a typing test when I got a job with the airline industry, in their reservations office.  And, after working in that group for several years, I moved to the...
    hippieheart hippieheart
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Nov 7, 2007
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