The Distracted Student The function equals this-and-that value point zero zero five. The numbers are so precise, so concrete and, so very impersonal. I wish there were some sort of colorful "emotional-abucus." Perhaps it could help us calculate, figure-out, some sort of "tangible-feeling" at any given moment. A feeling we could grasp and hold onto like a Louisville Slugger An answer is an answer, whether we like it or not. Emotions Those curious emotions Plague me.