One

One. It’s the simplest of all numbers. If you look at it there is nothing lower, except zero, and infinite past it. For all the wise ones out there, yes, you can have less than one in numeric values but I’m not talking about that. I’m talking about whole numbers. I know, I know, you’re wondering where I’m going with this. I’m kind of wondering that myself. So let’s try this.

 

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Let’s say someone you really love gave you one of something. Not two, three or even four. One. This person is someone you really care about and you really like that one thing they gave you. What would you do with it? Would you throw it away? Would you give it to someone else and let them decide what happens to it? You’re not going to get this one thing ever again. Would it be worth something to you? Would you hate it or cherish it?