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kfox75 06-28-2012 07:39 AM

What would you bring with you?
I have been through the threads in this sub forum a couple of times, and have seen some good ones. Lots of good information and great food for thought, but there is one subject I have not seen brought up yet, so here goes.

If you were in a survuval situation (WROL, SHTF, ETC.) and you had to bug out, what is the one piece of personal propety you would bring along with you if possible? Not a gun, knife, survival guide, or other necessity, a a "luxury" item if you will. Something to pass the time with when you are not being shot at or running for your life. List multiple items if you want.

My choice would be 2 or 3 paperback books, or a deck of cards. Probably the cards as they will take up less space, and could be enjoyed by more than one person at a time.

Hope you all enjoy this thread.

HockaLouis 06-28-2012 11:28 AM

Mary Ann. Oh, wait, that was the island. Still...

colmustard 06-28-2012 12:16 PM

The Bible.

mountainman13 06-28-2012 12:24 PM


Muliemaster 06-28-2012 12:35 PM


Originally Posted by mountainman13

Coffee, or copenhagen an lots of it

mountainman13 06-28-2012 12:48 PM

The more I think about it my having coffee may be a survival necessity for whoever is stuck with me. I'd say tobacco but I think that's in the same class, so I'll go with applejack.

Zombiegirl 06-28-2012 01:53 PM

Toilet paper! I panic when the TP gets low so for me that is a luxury item. If there was power, I love music and would bring my ipod. Cards and dice are always good.

vincent 06-28-2012 02:12 PM

A freshly stocked beer truck...;)

Ranger-6 06-28-2012 02:14 PM

When the SHTF, I bring Death...

trip286 06-28-2012 02:16 PM

After spending my entire tour in Afghanistan in the field, I've learned something about myself. I DON'T NEED any luxury item in that situation. But, if it comes to just a simple question of "want"...

A deck of cards was quite handy in Afghanistan.

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