house is on fire and you have time to grab 2 things

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  1. rhino3382

    rhino3382 Member

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    #1 rhino3382, Feb 28, 2014
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    your family and pets are safe and nothing living is in the house. what are you going to grab and why

    * you will get out safe
     
  2. Nothing. Lie on the insurance forms and get better stuff :jimlad:
     
  3. Cyclonepride

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    Nothing. Once the people and pets are out, everything else is replaceable.
     
  4. Wesley

    Wesley Well-Known Member

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    Two cars.
     
  5. cyhiphopp

    cyhiphopp Well-Known Member

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    Picture albums and external hard drive
     
  6. dahliaclone

    dahliaclone Well-Known Member

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    nada if fam and pets are safe.
     
  7. jackrabbit21

    jackrabbit21 Member

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    My phone and wallet.
     
  8. erikbj

    erikbj Well-Known Member

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    My porsche...........its a classic and unreplaceable

    other than that, if the kid and the pups are safe - i let teh insurance company build me a new house and replace everything else.
     
  9. cyclone101

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    One of the deer mounts and bow. I like deer hunting... a lot.
     
  10. cowgirl836

    cowgirl836 Well-Known Member

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    Probably the cross stitch I've been working on for over 7 years and then I'd be torn between purse and laptop. The laptop and cross stitch are next to each other though, so I'd probably cheat, grab both of those and then the purse.
     
  11. NATEizKING

    NATEizKING Well-Known Member

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    My laptop and my modem so I could play video games in the street
     
  12. ThurgoodMarshal

    ThurgoodMarshal Well-Known Member

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    My stash box. Nothing else is that important if the pets are safe.
     
  13. ImJustKCClone

    ImJustKCClone Well-Known Member

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    Purse & laptop (phone & wallet are in purse, photos have all been scanned into laptop). If I had time (and assuming hubby & the cats were safe), the last thing I would grab is Bessie...my stuffed dog that was given to me at birth. She went to camp and on vacations with me, went to college with me, moved all over the country with me. She's irreplaceable...and now that I think about it, I might just leave the purse & take Bessie!
     
  14. chuckd4735

    chuckd4735 Well-Known Member

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    My coat and 6 pack of beer. Its too cold to be drinking outside with no coat.
     
  15. CyStalker

    CyStalker Active Member

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    Photo album and wedding ring.
     
  16. ianoconnor

    ianoconnor Well-Known Member

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    Laptop & wallet
     
  17. mtowncyclone13

    mtowncyclone13 Well-Known Member

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    that's where i keep my pron, too.

    I'd grab my safe which has all my silver bullion, wedding vows, and documentation about my adoption with correspondence with my birth mom.

    We've got a ton of autographed memorabilia which I'd hate to lose but probably the crucifix that hung in my grandma's house that now hangs in my house.
     
  18. Daserop

    Daserop Well-Known Member

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    Correct answer!
     
  19. coolerifyoudid

    coolerifyoudid Well-Known Member

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    Wallet and phone seem like they make the most sense. I'd try to get a car out of the garage if possible, though.

    This thread makes me feel dumber about not backing up my photos and videos. It's so easy, but I'm pretty negligent about doing it.
     
  20. ImJustKCClone

    ImJustKCClone Well-Known Member

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    Not meaning to be stupid, but why isn't it on your finger?
     

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