The synchronized watches on the officers’ wrists pointed to the fatal second that was planned for the attack.
The guns lifted in unison and bullets rained down.
The company officers signaled with their whistles as men rose from the trenches and rushed forward.
Another attack timed to perfection.
It was during World War I – soldiers tired of fishing around their pockets to find the ubiquitous pocket watch started wearing it on a bracelet on their wrists.
Until then, a watch worn on a bracelet was considered strictly women’s fashion.
Initially ridiculed by the public as a silly trend – wrist watches soon became the norm as their practicality made pocket watches obsolete.
Some might argue that wrist watches are slowly becoming obsolete.
Why should a modern man wear a wrist watch when he could easily consult his phone for a quick time-check?
Well, in this article I give you 7 reasons EVERY man should start to wear a watch!