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ScreamingMeemie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-14-05 01:39 PM
Response to Reply #27
30. I've been there. I went without electricity for a month...and we survived.
A working furnace for two weeks in the coldest of Michigan Januaries...and we survived. It's just stuff.
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  -The belief that money doesn't matter is bourgeois Mizmoon  Nov-14-05 10:00 AM   #0 
  - Depends on how you think it 'doesn't matter'  GirlinContempt   Nov-14-05 10:02 AM   #1 
  - Money doesn't matter.  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 10:05 AM   #2 
  - one more reason why I adore you  progmom   Nov-14-05 10:08 AM   #3 
  - oh, my  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 10:14 AM   #6 
  - Exactly  GirlinContempt   Nov-14-05 10:09 AM   #4 
  - knew i wasn't alone  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 10:14 AM   #7 
     - Things!  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 10:20 AM   #9 
        - LOL. Nuthin'!  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 10:29 AM   #13 
  - Bingo darling. They can take away everything you own materially, but  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 11:44 AM   #19 
  - amen, said the bourgeois atheist!  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 12:25 PM   #22 
  - You crack me up too.  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 01:39 PM   #31 
  - Have you ever read 1984?  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 01:33 PM   #28 
  - Several times...and only if you let them.  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 01:38 PM   #29 
  - but this is just not true  pitohui   Nov-14-05 01:47 PM   #35 
     - I have lost everything...and I haven't lost a soul in my immediate circle  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 01:53 PM   #37 
        - wtf is this???  pitohui   Nov-14-05 02:37 PM   #40 
           - I present for your perusal...  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 02:40 PM   #41 
              - that quote wasn't aimed at your personally  pitohui   Nov-14-05 02:42 PM   #43 
                 - My feelings aren't hurt. I'm just stunned, as I said, that so many place  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 02:46 PM   #45 
  - Do you pay rent or your own bills?  RandomKoolzip   Nov-14-05 01:45 PM   #33 
  - I do pay bills, yes. I need money for all the things that keeps one  bertha katzenengel   Nov-14-05 03:21 PM   #48 
  - in that case  hfojvt   Nov-14-05 02:46 PM   #44 
  - It's damn important to me. I like eating and having heat.  LaraMN   Nov-14-05 10:09 AM   #5 
  - Exactly  indigo32   Nov-14-05 10:17 AM   #8 
     - When I was poor I spent 99% of my time worrying  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 10:21 AM   #10 
        - You have half of that right.  kick-ass-bob   Nov-14-05 10:25 AM   #11 
        - That's my feeling. It hurts having to worry if I have enough gas to  LaraMN   Nov-14-05 10:29 AM   #12 
        - Money doesn't matter to some people who can pay the bills  Gormy Cuss   Nov-14-05 11:16 AM   #16 
  - Excellent observation.  patcox2   Nov-14-05 10:30 AM   #14 
  - thanks!  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 10:44 AM   #15 
  - well, if there's anyone here to whom money is actually repugnant,  anarch   Nov-14-05 11:38 AM   #17 
  - I have to disagree, Mizmoon. Some of my fondest memories are of  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 11:43 AM   #18 
  - I had the opposite reaction  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 01:31 PM   #27 
     - I've been there. I went without electricity for a month...and we survived.  MrsGrumpy   Nov-14-05 01:39 PM   #30 
  - Money shouldn't matter, but it does when you don't have enough  Flaxbee   Nov-14-05 12:07 PM   #20 
  - It matters to me.  merh   Nov-14-05 12:15 PM   #21 
  - I'm sorry you're suffering  Mizmoon   Nov-14-05 01:23 PM   #25 
  - Thank you.  merh   Nov-14-05 01:27 PM   #26 
  - Hugs Merh  BamaGirl   Nov-14-05 01:52 PM   #36 
     - thanks BamaGirl  merh   Nov-14-05 01:58 PM   #39 
        - damn insurers not paying anybody  pitohui   Nov-14-05 02:41 PM   #42 
        - Just imagine the jury that will consider the case.  merh   Nov-14-05 03:21 PM   #49 
        - Ugh those ppl are parasites  BamaGirl   Nov-14-05 02:57 PM   #46 
           - thanks  merh   Nov-14-05 03:24 PM   #51 
  - It really chaps me to hear people say that.  raccoon   Nov-14-05 12:27 PM   #23 
  - I think it's like this  billyskank   Nov-14-05 12:30 PM   #24 
  - i doubt this is bourgeois belief either  pitohui   Nov-14-05 01:44 PM   #32 
  - Money does matter  MrScorpio   Nov-14-05 01:45 PM   #34 
  - everybody seems to say that  hfojvt   Nov-14-05 02:58 PM   #47 
  - Certainly matters to me  BamaGirl   Nov-14-05 01:54 PM   #38 
  - On general principle  Alcibiades   Nov-14-05 03:23 PM   #50 
 

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