What was one to do when the number 1 looked like an I. Is that a V or a 5? X or 10? And so, his mother was hammered and his father was chiseled, the Number sign was born on a cold slab of ancient stone.
The Number sign caught on quickly, pairing up with numbers throughout mathematics for centuries. He was there - in front - clarifying that the digits to follow were indeed…numbers. His career anticipated no end. He was a mainstay. Then, the phone was invented.
The phone caused no trouble early on, but as the phone advanced to include push buttons, a new star was born. He was key. In fact, he was the Star key. This kid had power when he