Ugh yes. For the record, my dad has been reading a gigantic, unwieldy, noisy newspaper at the table for decades without anyone complaining. My 5” smartphone? Massive etiquette violation apparently.
I need to frame this and hang it in my office. And in my house.
I had never thought about this… How very insightful, and true. It’s not uncommon that I’ve seen people reading their books while walking.