Would you agree to life on sea?!

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Re: Would you agree to life on sea?!

Post by ritah » 18 Oct 2017, 05:20

I wouldn't agree unless there was something in it for me. Having wifi available would influence my choice favorably.

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Post by Star88 » 18 Oct 2017, 08:48

The idea of living on a boat seems very exciting to me. I just have to learn how to swim first. :D

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Post by Cheshire » 24 Oct 2017, 19:14

Anywhere is fine as long I have internet connection and books at my back
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Post by CommMayo » 26 Oct 2017, 21:04

I would 100% do it for a time. Living on a boat and being able to go where ever you want is amazing. I love pulling into a port and already being at "home" in what boat I arrived on.

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Post by henna sonum rajpoot » 27 Oct 2017, 15:08

Yes i would agree to it but for a limited duration of time. I am a kind of a person who cannot satisfy myself with confinement at one place. So i dont think long time frame at sea or a permanent living there would work for me anyhow.

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Post by powergirl » 02 Nov 2017, 09:05

I love freedom so i cannot live on sea.I prefer stay on land and going sometimes on sea whatever
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Post by Momiji1987 » 10 Nov 2017, 01:51

That's an interesting question and it's hard to answer. If my entire family was going, then yes, I'd have to go. If not, the choice would be much harder because no matter what, my family would be torn apart.

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Post by readingbooks1toall » 11 Nov 2017, 10:03

Yes, I agree because population is increasing day by day and a time is going to come when we have to make houses over water and it is happening

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Post by AnanyaAk » 11 Nov 2017, 12:10

I may, if the conditions are good enough. I just love the water, but I don't think I could survive without land.

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Post by kingslexasoh1000 » 11 Nov 2017, 14:16

nope.....it's challenging

-- 11 Nov 2017, 14:17 --

it will be hard to have a life on the sea....and I ain't a pro survivor..

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Post by Awesamo » 11 Nov 2017, 23:30

I don't think I would survive on the sea on day. I like going on walks and meeting new people, and these things would not be present on a ship

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Post by Alicnim » 14 Nov 2017, 05:11

I've lived next to the sea my whole life. I can't swim but I've always admired the horizon. I'd enjoy a few years sailing the oceans.
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Post by vaz222 » 18 Nov 2017, 17:22

I would never agree to life on sea. I would much rather just stay on dry land.
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Post by CaitlinGonya » 19 Nov 2017, 09:53

I think I would agree to a life at sea. Yes, there are dangers but there are also advantages. I think I could handle seafood for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If not, there are always ports to stop in. Everything is connected by water so there is the ability to see new locations.

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