Working from home with your significant other is an eye-opening experience for spouses who are used to being apart from 9 to 5. Now that the new coronavirus has thrown so many partners together 24/7, we’re learning all sorts of fascinating things about the people we married—some good, some bad, some simply bizarre.
Laura Norkin, deputy editor at InStyle, took to Twitter to share what she’d discovered about her husband. “A funny thing about quarantining is hearing your partner in full work mode for the first time. Like, I’m married to a ‘let’s circle back’ guy—who knew?”
Her observation kicked off a thread full of hilarious things people have learned about their partners while working from home. Here are some of our favorites:
Now that we’ve taken a moment to shame our spouses for their weird work idiosyncrasies, let’s put a pin in this and circle back to it later. We’ve got to stay on task.