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Does GTD imply working on work stuff at home and vice versa?

Crap, I'm posting to 43 folders, I must have passed some invisible line in the sand.

I've been doing the GTD thing for about 6 months or so now, and am just starting to get a handle on things, but one thing has bugged me for a while. As I'm creating and using a single system for everything in my life, doesn't this imply that my life will have even fewer boundaries between work and home than before?

For example, I have a context 'laptop' in omnifocus on which I do a lot of my own personal as well as work stuff. As it moves with me from home to the office and back, should I be creating subcontexts for items under laptop, or just doing the next most important action, reguardless of whether my work day is over or not?

Thanks, Nick

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