You merely become a number if a calamity strikes you. From 3 hostages to 4, from 10 dead to 11, from 100 untraced to 101, its only an addition of 1 that you make in the list. A very long list. Your entire life is worth just that one number.
Written on 29th Nov, after Terrorists struck Mumbai. More here.
And this quote initiated my sgIdeas idea.