I no longer delete my email
I have a confession to make: I have a Gmail account and a Yahoo email account and, about a month ago, I just gave up. I gave up trying to obsessively keep my inboxes clear and free of unnecessary clutter.
I whacked away at emails: the spam and the bacon (i.e. newsletters I subscribe to but never read) and the back and forth strings of conversations that took up a few kilobytes here and there.
But no more. It was like trying to cut down bamboo, frankly. Considering that Yahoo appears to offer unlimited email storage, and Google's storage -- at least for me -- is over 7 gigabytes, I've all but given up deleting emails.
In fact, the only place I must obsessively delete email now is at work, where we have a few megabytes of storage for our accounts. If we have too much, our accounts freeze up and we have to delete old emails before we can new ones. Grrrrrr....
Anybody else out there just stopped deleting emails? I found that I was spending many minutes every day sifting through and deleting. No more.
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