Archive for December, 2012

I failed, but I’m used to it by now.  I had a bit of a rally near the end and made it to 85% (word equivalent of 42772.7 words).  Since I didn’t count words, but rather lines multiplied by 14.3, if I assume that the average number of words in a sentence is 17 instead of 14.3, then I just barely make the goal.  Since my dissertation contains nearly 13 words per line on average, I think it’s justifiable to bump things up a little.  After all, it’s a dissertation, not a novel, right?  So maybe I won after all.


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