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Originally Posted by whswhs
but you can't say that any single one of them will get three sixes.

You've missed the point.
Out of a group of X many people some will be Very Handsome [16], but in the real world you don't get to choose to be the Very Handsome one, but GURPS allows you to choose to play the Very Handsome if you pay the points.
Out of a group of X many people some will be Very Fit [15], but in the real world you don't get to choose to be the Very Fit one, but GURPS allows you to choose to play the Very Fit person if you pay the points.
Out of a group of X many people some will be benefit from random chance, but in the real world you don't get to choose to benefit from random chance, but GURPS allows you to choose to play the lucky person if you pay the points.