Can a game teach you all there is to know about life?

Can a silly little game on your phone *really* teach you everything there is to know about life? If you're anything like me, the answer is a resounding YES. (Okay, maybe I was a little excited when I said everything. It can, however, teach you a whole lot.)
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Can a silly little game on your phone really teach you everything there is to know about life? If you’re anything like me, the answer is a resounding YES.

Okay, maybe I was a liiiiiittle excited when I said everything. It can, however, teach you a whole lot.

And no, I haven’t lost my ever-loving mind. I’ve just been spending a bit more time than usual contemplating life. Could be due to the break I’ve been taking from social media (it’s glorious) or the extensive amount of time I’ve spent playing Diamond Mine, a game mode in Bejeweled (not as glorious). 

Whatever the case may be, I’ve found there to be quite a few truths that apply to both the game — any game for that matter — and life. (Oh, hello Game Theory. Who knew THAT class from my college days would actually come in handy later on in life!)

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