Is it okay to text after saying kriyat shema al hamita?

You're not supposed to talk afterward, as it says:

Tremble and sin not. Reflect in your hearts while on your beds, and be utterly silent.


Does texting count as talking though?

  • Somewhat similar: judaism.stackexchange.com/q/9959
    – msh210
    Feb 26, 2015 at 8:27
  • Kitzur SA: וּלְאַחַר שֶׁאָמַר בִּרְכַּת הַמַּפִּיל, לֹא יֹאכַל וְלֹא יִשְׁתֶּה וְלֹא יְדַבֵּר עַד שֶׁיִּישַׁן - Feb 26, 2015 at 10:07
  • Do you text in the morning before saying Haamavir Sheinah? If so, then what's the difference?
    – Double AA
    Feb 26, 2015 at 15:48
  • related judaism.stackexchange.com/q/60344/759
    – Double AA
    Sep 19, 2016 at 14:58


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