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Sarah Hartzler

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Would you rather be stuck on a mountaintop or a deserted island?

I don't think anyones done this before, but let's play "Would You Rather"! 

Would you rather be stuck for a week on a mountaintop with an amazing view or on a deserted island with a beautiful beach? Why did you choose what you did?

Can't wait to see what everyone picks!

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  • Jillian Geer

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    Interesting to see all of the answers here!

    I choose island. I think I would eventually get weird about being so high up for so long with altitude. Not to mention, my occasional and minor fear of heights. Plus, I'm a water sign and LOVE being on the water. I'd just have to make sure I could find some shade as to not burn out!

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    • david h.

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      Island for me too because like Jillian, I am a water sign too! · (1 likelikes)

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  • Adina M

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    I choose island. Here I can hide from all the heat during the day under the trees, I can go fishing, picking exotic fruits. I do like mountains, but from my point of view there are more dangers. The cold weather during the nigh, the wild animals, I can easily harm myself.

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  • Rocio Acevedo

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    Hi Sarah! I rather prefer a deserted island with a beautiful beach and a handsome man! :)

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  • Courtney Robinson

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    Interesting question! I would go for the beach but not a sunny, California kind of beach but a foggy, rocky kind of beach somewhere in England. I want to be able to wear my Wellies.

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  • Valerie Axworthy

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    Such a fan of this question! As much as I love the mountains (and a good view) I'd have to go with the beach. I love the water and can't imagine not having access to it. Think of all that vitamin d!

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  • Krista Gray

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    That's a tough question! I'm choosing the island because I love water. :)

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  • Roger Barb

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    I lived on Oahu & have a hiked in the mountains. I like it warm so I'd choose an island....

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  • Samia Ahmed

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    Mountaintop ... love the view!

    Beaches bore me I think...I enjoy the water, walk in it... cant really swim that far... dont want to do so alone.

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  • Cristóbal Galindo

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    Deserted island. I could use my abilities to get some food. Mountain top would mean death by freezing or starvation.

    Getting sick from dengue or malaria in a deserted island is highly unlikely. So I'd take my chances there: hunting for crabs and conch and using their exoskeletons for fishing, maybe some coconuts and stuff... Actually, why do I have to wake up early tomorrow if there's a lot of deserted islands I could claim for myself?

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  • Maria O'Dwyer

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    For me it's mountain (though ideally not K2) because:

    1. I have climbed some mountains

    2. I can't swim

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  • Cat Huff

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    Island.

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  • Josh Barnett

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    I'm going with island. Would probably be warmer and I could just chill out rather than hike up and down the mountain.

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  • Maja Gray

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    As much as I love both mountains and islands, this is a "no brainer" for me! I'm the biggest water baby so put me on any island, any day and I'm one happy person!!

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  • Keith Kellett

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    You'd be more likely to find something to eat and drink on the island ... plus, mountain tops can get bloody cold!

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  • Sheri L. Ringpfiel

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    Island 🌴🏄

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  • Kingsley Deplume

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    I don't think I would feel "stuck" on either an Island or a mountain. I think I would be feel blessed to be on either :-)

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  • Erika Alburo

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    I chose mountain top

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  • Jane Wallace

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    I would say island! It would probably be easier to live the week out and not to mention waking up to the sounds of crashing waves, ahhh...

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  • Adrian Costa

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    deserted island because i surf.

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  • Amit Shtainfeld

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    definitely deserted island - much more comfortable weather and i'm sure the view of the ocean is gorgeous

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