Yes, Jack, I too have punched and have felt the punch back…it’s not the compound word; it’s the…
Mary Holden
101

It’s funny, in my day job (where I am the boss), most of the people who work for me are young enough to have never punched a physical timeclock, or even to have heard of the concept. Nowadays our computers spy on us and report automatically when we sign on and sign out. Electronic access cards track our movements through the building. It’s wretched. I’m not the owner, just the boss in my local office, so I don’t get a say in this. I’ll be eligible to retire sometime in 2020, and I’ll probably go as soon as I’m eligible, if only to get away from Big Brother… :0)