I've heard some phones tell the person if they read your text. Mine doesn't seem to do that, but I like to read a text and then i'll wait a while and think about a response before I reply. What do most people do?
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It depends on the situation. If my girlfriend goes shopping groceries for instance and she texts me to ask if I need anything, I would reply immediately. I also immediately reply to my mom because she is a very impatient person and I know she wouldn't like waiting for answer ;-). But if it's something that doesn't need to be dealt with right away, I usually read the message, put my phone away, do something else, forget about it and reply 1-3 days later. It's not so much that I need several days to come up with a response, I just don't really like doing things right away. It stresses me out and I hate being stressed out. If I feel this pressure that I "have to" write back although it's not urgent, I usually end up writing a stupid reply. I don't know why but I need this "freedom" to wait a bit and find a moment in which I actually WANT to reply.0