i like to be specific. it avoids misunderstandings and possible confusion in the future.
when asked: how are you? i might reply: i'm 87% fine; there was terrible traffic on the road this morning and then a stranger spilled coffee on my shirt. but at work, i ended up getting a promotion and a raise. so altogether, i am about 87% fine. and you?
when asked, "how much do you love me?" i might respond like such: