Absolutely, I will meet you at the pub around 8:30 or I will meet you exactly at 8:30. Which one of these can you take to the bank knowing it will happen precisely at 8:30? You see some things are ok with approximates or estimations but some things are not. You can estimate the amount of flour you need in the cookie recipe that you have made 100’s of times in the past but if you have a job interview at 11 and you show up at 11:15 then that is not going to cut it.
Another area when absolutes are a must is in banking. If you record on your mortgage application that you make 65,000 last year but your pay stubs add up to 61,275 and your job letter says that you make 60K then could very well … Read more