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    Hey guys, over the weekend I was reading Mark Boyle's 'the moneyless man' - he was a chap who lived in a caravan for a year living off of grown food and skip diving. Aside from his caravan (donated to him) he had a bike, mobile (for incoming calls only), laptop (powered by solar energy) and a stove (made from recycled materials).

    He didn't handle money for a year while doing some amazing things! Read more about him on wikipedia

    Would you be able to live without money for a year? What would you find the hardest?
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    moved to chat
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    I honestly don't think I could for a fortnight let alone a year
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    No, since food i like eating is expensive. And i like living in a house.

    If someone gave me a house and food etc then i'd attempt it for a few days...
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    Nah not a chance
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    I'd probably die after about 3/4months.
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    (Original post by 8472)
    I'd probably die after about 3/4months.
    I think once you had managed 3/4 months then you'd be sorted really!
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    Lol , couldn't last a day !
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    (Original post by Armadillo)
    I think once you had managed 3/4 months then you'd be sorted really!
    I won't have managed it. It'll be the 3/4 months my body wastes away and immune defenses are decreasing.
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    (Original post by 8472)
    I won't have managed it. It'll be the 3/4 months my body wastes away and immune defenses are decreasing.

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    I wouldn't be able to do it. I would have to give up smoking. I love smoking.
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    Lol , couldn't last a day !
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    No, I know I couldn't manage without money for a year. Well maybe if I moved to some sort of fruit-laden forest or something with a nice cave to sleep in and a river to drink water from, but otherwise I'd be screwed.
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    I wouldn't be able to do it. The thought of sleeping on a friend's floor terrifies me so this would probably kill me
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    I'd absolutely be able to do it. And one day, when it's a bit more practical, I might. I'd definitely attempt it any way.

    Mark Boyle is a huge inspiration to me, and I have the utmost respect for him and what he does.
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    (Original post by Tyrion_Lannister)
    I wouldn't be able to do it. The thought of sleeping on a friend's floor terrifies me so this would probably kill me
    Lol what a spoilt brat
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    (Original post by newblood)
    Lol what a spoilt brat
    Because I don't want to sleep on the floor?
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    (Original post by Tyrion_Lannister)
    Because I don't want to sleep on the floor?
    Lol yeas...the fact you cant even believe it os that says a lot tbh

    Dw...youll never understand what real life is about sadly
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    I'd probably end up as a decrepit hermit in a Norwegian forest or something :lol:
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    (Original post by newblood)
    Lol yeas...the fact you cant even believe it os that says a lot tbh

    Dw...youll never understand what real life is about sadly
    Life is about whatever you want it to be.

    soz for not wanting to sleep on a floor
 
 
 
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