Today’s Prompt: Millions. Remember the days before the internet?

It seems like close to a million years ago, yet somehow we were able to exist without the internet. Today we came as close to this as possible. Half the internet is down; I’m glad that I still can blog but can’t tweet or use a bunch of sites that were alive only yesterday. Argh

Back in the day, there were no GPS so if you had to get from point A to the point B, you whip out your good old map. No cell phones but only landline. Remember party lines? This was a shared landline phone service. So if you picked up your phone when someone else on your party line was talking, you could overhear the conversation or jump right in but wouldn’t be able to make or receive a call.

Remember the busy phone signal? Today’s equivalent is having a bunch of websites down.

landline-phone-from-pexels

This looks familiar…

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