I'm the same as Andrés. Striving to earn meaningless points that serve no actual purpose and cannot be used as a form of online currency is just the highlight of my day.
(Note: this is sarcasm).
My heart goes out for you! I hope you don’t have to cry today. Life goes on, even if you’re short of 10 italki points to reach your daily goal.
I think the italki points are a good indicator to see how active someone is in the community.