Rewind·Posted on Aug 10, 201723 Pictures That Are Too Real If You Were Born Before 1999 And Didn't Have A Cell Phone"GET OFF THE INTERNET, I NEED TO USE THE PHONE!"by Dave StoperaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Having to memorize EVERY phone number: Twitter: @briancanetti Every. Single. Number. 2. Or just making a huge list you had to check all the time: Twitter And tucking it in some rando drawer. 3. Being on the phone so long you end up tangled in the cord: Twitter: @wavemywand 4. Or stretching the phone cord to get a little privacy: Twitter: @Doug_Stryker 5. Only to get the DREADED cord knot: Twitter: @AntWheels The horror. 6. The worst words in the English language: Twitter: @TheOldManClub The horror (x2). 7. Having ZERO idea who was calling at any time: Twitter: @martysg 8. And when Caller ID DID come around, prank calling people thanks to these two numbers Facebook: star69 Nice. 9. Actually having to print out directions to be able to find your way around: Twitter: @AshLIGHTnin 10. Or just going to the nearest gas station and hoping you remember everything: Twitter: @nikkibloomsmith Person to person interaction? No thanks. 11. The bathroom struggle before cellphones: gnarly.tumblr.com 12. So many shampoo bottles were read... SO MANY: pinterest.com The ingredients of a conditioner bottle deserves the Nobel Prize. 13. Calling collect with one of these artifacts: Twitter: @LizbethAgue Or just saying "HEYMOMPICKMEUP" before you had to pay. 14. Having to search for movie times in the newspaper: Twitter: @TheOldManClub 15. Or having to search one of these giant books just to order a dang pizza: Twitter: @karenharter The ancient text. 16. Pictures remaining a mystery right after you took them: instagram.com 17. And then having to wait an hour for them to develop: Twitter: @Cuda1297 Only to find out they were all useless. 18. Not to mention "aiming" your pictures: Twitter: @LizzyMace 19. Actually having to get out of the car to get your friend when you went to pick them up: Kzenon / Getty Images Instead of just texting. 20. Using a watch out of necessity just to know what time it is: Twitter: @DolansGorgeous Remember needing a watch? 21. And using the ORIGINAL text message: pinterest.com Nice and discreet. 22. Having your own "personal" landline phone: ebay.com Usually a clear phone or something shaped like a food item. 23. And yelling "I'M ON THE PHONE" every 5 minutes: Twitter: @brominski "NOT NOW MOM." And if this article didn't make you feel old enough, just remember: Twitter: @Fusionmadness Dang.