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If your house was burning, what would you take with you?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by surfsupl, May 17, 2011.

  1. May 17, 2011 at 10:39 AM
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    surfsupl

    surfsupl [OP] Well-Known Member

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    It's a conflict between what's practical, valuable and sentimental. What you would take reflects your interests, background and priorities. Think of it as an interview condensed into one question.

    Family members/pets & my phone. I also have a fire box with personal info as well set aside.
     
  2. May 17, 2011 at 10:42 AM
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    Caduceus

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    My dog. I figure my wife can self-ambulate.

    If I was on the top floor I might grab a couple of pictures on the way out, along with my knives.

    If I was on the bottom floor, maybe some pictures. I'd try and get my ammo out too so it doesn't go off.
     
  3. May 17, 2011 at 10:42 AM
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    I'd try to grab my computer on the way to the truck

    Important docs are "on the cloud" anyway and in this era pictures can just be reprinted. Insurance would hate me but I'd just kick back, watch the blaze and wait for my check.
     
  4. May 17, 2011 at 10:43 AM
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    PLC721

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    My dog, material possessions can be replaced
     
  5. May 17, 2011 at 10:44 AM
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    I'd go for the laptop and if I had time I'd try and grab my gf
     
  6. May 17, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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  7. May 17, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    Is she gonna see this^^^^:laughing:
     
  8. May 17, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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    My cat and my wife

    Mostly the cat though
     
  9. May 17, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    My dogs, and truck. What else do I need?
     
  10. May 17, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    Your keys:rolleyes:
     
  11. May 17, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    carcharias

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    Cat, laptop, desktop, camera, car keys, phone (that's all one load). I have stuff in fireproof safes which I would leave behind.
     
  12. May 17, 2011 at 10:46 AM
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    I would take the following with me:


    1. My family,
    2. my wallet,
    3. cell phone,
    4. Keys to the truck
    5. Glock 23.
    Everything else can burn because all my important documents and family photos are in the cloud, and on a DVD in my safe deposit box at the bank.
     
  13. May 17, 2011 at 10:47 AM
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    DeeKay21

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    First off, if my own house caught fire, I'd be pretty pissed!! But I would grab my dog first. I live alone so I dont have to worry about anyone else. Then if I could, I'd pull the truck out and my dirt bike.
     
  14. May 17, 2011 at 10:48 AM
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    Assuming my girlfriend can get out on her own, I'd grab the pets for sure and, if there was time, I've got a fire-safe with my personal crap in it and my laptop. If I had a lot of time, I'm going back for the big screen :D
     
  15. May 17, 2011 at 10:48 AM
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    They are always in the truck in the garage.
     
  16. May 17, 2011 at 10:49 AM
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    You sure you want to post this?
     
  17. May 17, 2011 at 10:50 AM
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    Once the family is safe and my keys/wallet are on me, I'd grab the M-9, (stashed ammo is safe in a fire-safe), laptop, get my cat, maybe my dog, and if time allows, my throwing knives/axes/tomahawks and Bible. :D
     
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    All you know is that I live in greater Cincinnati.
     
  19. May 17, 2011 at 10:51 AM
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    la0d0g Its 4 o’clock somewhere

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