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By The Numbers

July 4, 2009
By bml330 BRONZE, Danvers, Massachusetts
bml330 BRONZE, Danvers, Massachusetts
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Some people judge life by the numbers.
What they have or how much they make.
I decided I’d translate my life into numbers for them.

1 Person
16 years
146 lbs.
2 Parents
2 Houses
1 Step parent
1 Sister
496 Facebook friends
Less than 496 friends in real life
3313 Emails from Facebook in 1 year, 3 months, and 9 days
248 Tweets
12 Followers on Twitter
3 I know
4742 Gamerscore on Xbox Live
29 Friends on Xbox
29 Friends on Xbox Friends I know
617 iTunes songs
329 Checked
254 Times listened to Viva la Vida
0 FMLs I can relate to
987 MLIAs I can relate to
8 Periods a day
7 Classes a day
4.2 GPA weighted at my school
3.7 GPA in the rest of the world
11 Years of school
54 Books
31 Read
23 Never Opened
$13 in my wallet
∞ Mistakes made
1/6,706,993 of the world’s population
.0000001490981% of the word’s population
1 Person
1 Life

These are my numbers.
This is my life.

The author's comments:
I recieved a postcard from the University of Chicago that asked me to send them "my numbers", but only the impotant ones. Height, Facebook friends, the "essential stats". I decided to write this once I saw it on my desk.

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