Here is another reason you should not text so much is that it is bad for your health.  Listen to this story!  A man in China's retina became detached after too much texting with his girlfriend.  The 26 year old was texting for so  long in the dark that he began to see flashes, before discovering that his left eye's retina had become detached.  He was immediately admitted to the hospital for emergency surgery.  Though experts admit this is a rare occurrence, they say it can happen when we over focus as "we strain to find a 3-D image on a close-up 2-D screen. (News.com.au)  Let that be a lesson to all to back off texting in the dark. - Becky