By Anonymous - 18/10/2020 17:02 - United States - Pittsburgh

Alexa, play "Leave Me Alone" by New Order

Today, I noticed that the longer I work from home, the more inclined my mother is to interrupting it every five or ten minutes. She says I can stay online late to make it a full 8 hours, but then gets mad when I actually do so. FML
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By  Bogrbon  |  20

I have this exact same problem with my wife and kid. It’s like: those are nice drapes you’re seeing online, or I’m glad you scored a goal in FIFA on the PlayStation, but I’m trying to work here...

By  Chazzster  |  20

OP, These are tough times. I suggest reminding Mom you are working and have things to get done. Hopefully you have your own room and computer - Close the door while working but come out for breaks. Hopefully that might help.

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By  Bogrbon  |  20

I have this exact same problem with my wife and kid. It’s like: those are nice drapes you’re seeing online, or I’m glad you scored a goal in FIFA on the PlayStation, but I’m trying to work here...

By  Chazzster  |  20

OP, These are tough times. I suggest reminding Mom you are working and have things to get done. Hopefully you have your own room and computer - Close the door while working but come out for breaks. Hopefully that might help.

By  Charlie Given  |  23

if you can't lock the door or go someplace else to work like a library then tell your mom with a Stern face to leave you the fuck alone you're working and you don't want to get fired