I Can't Live Without My Cell Phone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 548 People

    My Iphone

    I always had a piece of crap cell phone to use for work and sometimes personal. It was either a Trac fone or On the go or what have you. Then in October I bought an IPhone and am now hooked. I am always checking my mail, my bank accts, my credit cards. Looking for the newest...
    davidb5356 davidb5356
    51-55, M
    Feb 8, 2012

    I Need It

    I need my cell phone. Its how I talk to friends, how I keep in touch with what is going on. I Sometimes wonder why I even have it because 99.9% of the time, if I don't message someone I won't hear from them.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 16, 2013

    Living without it is impossible today; at work I

    even need to have three cell phones. The advantages of the cell phone is easy to see but I hate how it has made life much more stressed and how we now are supposed to available at all times and no matter where we are.
    Charlotte1973 Charlotte1973
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Mar 18

    I just had my phone taken away

    for like a month. That upsets me. And all the people that have tried contacting me on here are going to think I'm a jerk because I didn't answer them. Boo.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 22, 2014

    This Might Annoy Some...definitely My Parents...

    I actually forced myself to become obsessed with my cell phone. I've lost phones in the past. After I purchased an expensive smart phone, I knew I couldn't be careless with it as I had been with others. I trained myself to know where my phone is at all times. I never get up...
    OMGitsRiley OMGitsRiley
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2012

    Flushed Away

    As I wrote I was so hooked on my IPhone that it was almost an addiction. Always chatting, texting, etc. Well that all came to end when one day while I was in the bathroom going about my business, my IPhone fell out of my Nike Hoodie an into the toilet. I couldn't believe it and...
    davidb5356 davidb5356
    51-55, M
    May 22, 2013

    My phone, that I'm using right now,

    won't let me go on ANYTHING, besides EP, messages, phone, and notes. It kicks me off as soon as I tap on it and I really need to use certain things. Is it because I have no GB left or something? Please just help me. DO NOT 'heart' or whatever, ANSWER With A REAL Comment. But, ur...
    DarkOnTheInside13 DarkOnTheInside13
    13-15, F
    Oct 2, 2014

    Like a Limb!

    My cell phone is like a part on my body. It's like my life line Meredith could call it if I were "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" lol! My phone is a blackberry and it keeps me connected to everything there's no way I mean no way I could live without it.
    Braveheart4real Braveheart4real
    36-40, F
    Jul 31, 2008

    I use this app on my phone,

    so I'm basically always on, in a way? Anyway... Does anyone else use the app?
    xItsChelsx xItsChelsx
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Aug 13, 2014

    Never Thought It Would Happen to Me

    I have become addicted to my cell phone.  It never leaves my side.  Well almost never.  I think about all the stuff I have in it, numbers, addresses, memos, notes, email...I would feel naked without it.  I had to go a few days without one while I was...
    darlene darlene
    41-45, F
    Apr 6, 2008

    Sucks when ur phone breaks!

    Been without a good one for a month!
    tattoedguy204 tattoedguy204
    22-25, M
    Feb 18, 2014
    reeessa reeessa
    16-17, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2014

    Mainly Because . . .

    Mainly because it shows me the time. And I have to know what time it is every single minute. And because I can text message from time to time, I don't like talking on the phone.
    whatsername whatsername
    22-25, F
    Dec 8, 2007

    I Living Application For Your Cell

    This cell phone app is a subscription that will send you weekly videos to help you build your character and your business. www.ilivingapp.com/authorsamoliver
    authorsamoliver authorsamoliver
    46-50, M
    Jan 31, 2013

    The Odd Generation

    I don't know if this is weird but I don't have a home phone, none of my friends have home phones either. I only use my cell phone, I think the only person that I know that has a home phone is my mom and I always call her on her cell phone.
    ThisIsNotBilly ThisIsNotBilly
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2007

    My phone go took away But go it back a couple

    hours How? Wow I use my magic lol :3 I just don't talk to anyone and be quiet and act gloomy If I have to talk I mumble Sooner or later mom makes a deal with m to get my phone back
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13
    13-15, F
    Nov 12, 2014

    Drives Me Crazy

    whenever i forget my cell, i feel naked in a way... im literrally lost without it, i need to have my cell on me at all times or it drives me crazy
    iGotMine8 iGotMine8
    18-21, F
    Aug 11, 2007

    Even Though...

    Its a bit ghettoized... So first of all it has seen better days from the scratches that i got on the first day i had it.. ( i ran into a brick wall phone first..; ) to the little chip on the side... It  Also has a mind of its own.. it sometimes will randomly restart it...
    AuThEnTiC AuThEnTiC
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 17, 2008

    I Know I Can't

    I am a cell phone freak!m i mean, I can't go ANYWHERE without my cell phone. if i do, then i will feel like a part of me is missing xD though i have 3 cell phones, (one i was trying to get it turned on....but it kept giving the worker error messages T_T) the one i couldnt get...
    PrincessKitana PrincessKitana
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2011

    Technology Is Great

    There are many things I can live without, but my cell phone is one piece of technology that I must have with me all the time.  I rarely forget it.  When I do, I am totally lost.  When I'm at work or away from home, it is my contact with my kids.  It's also my...
    flowrpowr flowrpowr
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2007

    I Am A Text Freak

    I cannot live or function if I do not have my cell phone! Seriously if I forget it at home when I go out I am totally lost. I use it for everything..especially texting. Thank goodness for unlimited texting or I would need two jobs to support my texting habit!
    cinfullysweet cinfullysweet
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2011

    24/7

    I have my phone on and with me 24/7! It's for work, family and fun! Ok it's Nextel so the service is hit or miss but I'm always on it and keep an extra battery and chargers every where. I want my family to be able to get me if need be and of course work is important as it's my...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2007
    Drowningintears14 Drowningintears14
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2014

    I Cant Take My Mind Of My Phone!!!

    as u kNoW.... i love texting my friends... its an everyday habit for me. when my parents got my report card in my school, they found out that my grades are low so they confiscated my phone.. i cried and cried.i was so sad,miserable, incomplete!!!! i want my phone now!!!!! what...
    ongcamille ongcamille
    13-15
    Nov 26, 2010

    It Goes With Me Everywhere and Anywhere!

    i never turn it off, it's always switched on and i never let it die! i couldnt stand not having it with me, its like my lifeline for when ever i need to talk to a friend or someone and it has ment that i can keep many things from my parents that i dont want them involved in. if i...
    sezy sezy
    16-17, F
    Aug 15, 2007

    I Can’t Live Without My Just5

    I can hardly live without my Just5 cell phone as this both provides me with a means of communication and safety. I specifically love its emergency SOS button. Through this feature of my phone, I can enjoy a great sense of peace of mind knowing that help can only be a fingertip...
    rp218 rp218
    41-45, F
    Aug 16, 2011

    I'd Die

    it's always on me! my phone is my LIFE - the calander is my diary for work n just for my day full stop! its how i keep in contact with everyone! msgs, calls, everything! its got photos in it and reminders and its a ****** good phone too damn expensive! i would die if i lost it!
    shadowfairy shadowfairy
    18-21, F
    Nov 7, 2007

    I Lost My Constant Companion..

    yes, i lost my cell phone just a few hours ago.. i'm so upset.. i lost all my contacts.. not to mention the photos i've kept for a very long time. oh well, just want to share this to you guys.. :(
    SweetAppleBlossom SweetAppleBlossom
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2007

    I lost my Iphone 5 yesterday at a music

    festival. My phone wasnt just a phone. it consisted of my whole life. It was all that i had in this world. I sometimes still check my pockets to check my messages. I cant help but think about the Ratchet people that took my Precious away from me. who would do such a thing. It...
    Chrissyk3 Chrissyk3
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 4, 2014
    thomascalvinn thomascalvinn
    22-25, M
    Aug 13, 2014

    Recent Scare

    I recently thought that I had lost my cell phone. I looked everywhere and was about to give up. The ringer had been turned off (something that I have to do each day at work) and so if I called it I might not get to hear where it was ringing. Fortunately, when I got in my car...
    LoneBlogger LoneBlogger
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 28, 2012

    My New Vice!

    I'm hooked on the mobile version of this website. This is my new favorite cell phone time wasting activity. It's my guilty pleasure so don't give me too much crap about it. The mobile version of the site is http://m.babevsbabe.com/
    ThisIsNotBilly ThisIsNotBilly
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2008
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 9, 2014

    If You See It Running Around

    please tell it to leave the socks and return home
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Mar 30, 2012

    I Have a Helio

    According to the ads, you shouldn't call it a phone, but that's exactly what it is, so me and my Helio Ocean go everywhere together.  It has AIM, Yahoo Messenger, MSN messenger, internet access, and tons of email software.  Plus, YouTube and Myspace....being the...
    SumthinSumthin SumthinSumthin
    22-25
    1 Response Oct 16, 2008

    Samsung. <3

    Heey, my name is Ashley and I am nearly 16. I love Samsung. I have been with samsung all my cell phone life lol, except for my first phone which was an LG flip. Second, I had a Samsung Intensity, then a Samsung Evergreen, then moved on to a Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant, Funny thing...
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo
    18-21, F
    Sep 16, 2012

    It's Part of My Life...

     It Seems I can't Live WithOut My Cell Phone... Even If Its Turned Off I Still Have To Have It With Me... I'm Always Goin Thru It, Checkin Stuff... But Now That I'm Older I Don't Let My Phone Get Turned Off Any More... So It's Always On, And I'm Happy For That :D Right Now...
    MysticBeauty MysticBeauty
    26-30, F
    Aug 22, 2008

    So I am very very sorry to anyone

    who has tried to get ahold of me... My phone broke and my mom won't let me bring my iPad to my dads...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Oct 3, 2014

    Addiction

    I admit that I need my cell phone. Its my connection to my friends and husband. I also use it to reach out to someone when I need help with issues that I am having. My cell phone has saved my life in different ways. I have come to depend on it.
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Dec 15, 2007

    I Just Can't

    Its the only contact I have for people to get a hold of me in an emergency.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 23, 2011

    I Really Can't

    its kinda pathetic lol. i didnt get my first cell phone til i was about 16 or 17. then i ended up getting one on a plan and ever since then i always have to have my cell phone. i have friends text me during all hours of the night if they need me for anything, thats the main...
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    Feb 12, 2010

    Definately Not.

    I don't know what I'd do without my cell phone. Wait yes I do...go absolutely insane and die! I live on my phone pretty much. All my emails goes through it, I use it for ims, texts, pictures, calls. It helps me keep in touch with all my out of state friends. It's my alarm clock...
    raevynvelcros raevynvelcros
    22-25, F
    Sep 14, 2008

    It's Killin' Me Right Now!

    I'm struggling without it. I have the phone, but I ran out of minutes, & I have to wait until next week to get more. Really, I don't like talking on the phone, but I need it for business purposes. EX: Social Security, counseling & Dr.'s appointments, job interview...
    otad12 otad12
    31-35, F
    Sep 26, 2008

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