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Birthday brain teaser

Young Mark

Happy birthday, Mark! I've only known you during one of the ten factors of your current age, but I imagine you brought peace and joy to everyone around you during the others as well. I feel so lucky to spend every day in your presence and I look forward to saying I've celebrated three of your factor birthdays with you when you're twice this age.

Now my question for the reader --- how old is he?

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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34 (my age) plus 4 (our difference) plus 10 (your difference).

PS Feel free not to publish if inside knowledge is cheating.

Comment by Maggie Wed Jan 11 00:50:58 2017
Happy birthday Mark!
Comment by Kayla Wed Jan 11 14:16:13 2017
Thanks for playing the puzzle and thank you Kayla.
Comment by mark Wed Jan 11 15:28:04 2017

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