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Not quite 50k words, Huibs, but thank you. It's actually just 3,438 words, according to wordcountools.com. 19,267 characters, including spaces (15,833 not including spaces), 171 sentences and 5,391 syllables. I averaged 4.6 characters per word (not including punctuation) and 20.1 words per sentence, 54 paragraphs. 2,177 words were monosyllabic and 482 were polysyllabic, for an average 1.6 syllables per word. 1,508 words were 3 characters or shorter, while 667 were 7 characters or longer, and 887 considered "difficult", meaning not included in a list of the 3,000 most commonly used words.

The post has an estimated 18 minute reading time (I mostly scanned it) and a 28 minute estimated speaking time, so I apologize to anyone who is visually challenged and had the post read to them. It reads at an 11th-12th grade level, which should not be surprising considering I graduated from an engineering school which did not have an English requirement.


You get all numbers-crazy when you're emotional, Fuskie. I get that -- it happens to me, too. Congratulations on the milestone!

ThyPeace, much less prolific.
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