Assuming you had food, clothing, and shelter, where would you like to be maroone

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  1. Wayne Brown profile image85
    Wayne Brownposted 7 years ago

    Assuming you had food, clothing, and shelter, where would you like to be marooned and why?

  2. KFlippin profile image59
    KFlippinposted 7 years ago

    ....on a woodsy windy hilltop with a view for miles, because you would have the deer, the squirrels, the rabbits, the song of birds changing with the seasons to keep you company, and a breeze would blow to cool your sweat and keep the mosquitoes at bay in the heavy shade of the trees.....something like that.

  3. kislany profile image60
    kislanyposted 7 years ago

    Well since I am living on an island, I'd rather preferred to be 'stranded' somewhere in the mountains surrounded by a deep lush forest. I can simply sit down and meditate on my marooned situation smile

  4. shellyakins profile image68
    shellyakinsposted 7 years ago

    A huge library like the New York Public Library or Library of Congress.  I'd never run out of reading materials and no one would bother me while I was reading.

  5. profile image54
    ColinCoachLewisposted 7 years ago

    This time last year I had just got married and right at this point in time I was sitting on a boat in the Maldives, I was with my new wife and 2 people that I had just met that day (we are still close friends) and our honeymoon was just beginning.

    I f I could be marooned anywhere in the world it would be the Maldives, to me it symbolises perfect beauty and is the home of one of the greatest moments in my life!

    Who wouldn't want to be marooned in one the the greatest moments of their life?

    Great Question

  6. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 7 years ago

    Somewhere tropical with lots of green and the ocean nearby.  I grew up at the beach, but left there in 79.  Never go over missing it.  The past few years have lived in extreme climates; Montana, North Dakota.  I would love to feel the fun on my skin and hear the ocean and not FREEZE while doing it.

  7. Bronson_Hub profile image59
    Bronson_Hubposted 7 years ago

    Hypothetically, I want to be marooned in the same place where the playboy yacht in this fantasy got marooned. Unfortunately, Hef didn't survive the crash.  Thus, the responsibility to ensure everyone bunny's safety on what I now dub "babe island" will not be an easy task.  However, I'm up for the challenge.  The island will be like the island from the movie "The Beach".  My new name will be Captain Yohimbe.

  8. Susan L profile image53
    Susan Lposted 7 years ago

    In a remote mountain valley. There is too much noise in the 'civilized' world.

  9. mckbirdbks profile image85
    mckbirdbksposted 7 years ago

    James Hilton’s, "Shangri-La", of Lost Horizon fame might work.

  10. poorconservative1 profile image61
    poorconservative1posted 7 years ago

    Definitely the south pacific. And even though I do like a certain amount of solitude I wouldn't want to be alone, and I wouldn't want to be with anyone except the love of my life and my best friend which happen to be the same person, my wife. How about me and my wife marooned in a beach front Hawaiian hotel. That sounds good.

  11. ladyjane1 profile image79
    ladyjane1posted 7 years ago

    I would love to be marooned on a very isolated island off the carribean because I love the ocean and the sunny skies. I also love the idea of being so far away from civilization. I would also love to be in the company of my dear friend Wayne Brown....my husband? Not so much, he isn't a poet like Mr. Wayne LOL. Nice question, Cheers.

  12. Pagelift profile image60
    Pageliftposted 7 years ago

    An island, with plenty of food, water, and shelter. It would be nice to get away from civilization and find myself, and do some soul searching. Being alone with yourself for weeks on end has to change who you are as a person, probably for the better.

  13. kaisharleel profile image60
    kaisharleelposted 7 years ago

    sitting under a coconut tree in rarotonga with a great book in hand, why because thats where my dad is from and ive never been there

  14. Austin Yordy profile image61
    Austin Yordyposted 7 years ago

    somewhere deep in the rocky mountains.  preferably near a cave for exploration

  15. Jarn profile image80
    Jarnposted 7 years ago

    I wouldn't care; just having the food, clothing, and shelter would be a step up smile

  16. zamboy321 profile image75
    zamboy321posted 7 years ago

    In cloud nine, although I don't have any idea where it is. LOL

  17. mrpooper profile image59
    mrpooperposted 7 years ago

    In a female supermodel's bedroom. As to the why, I'll leave it to your imagination

  18. SpacemanSpiff profile image61
    SpacemanSpiffposted 7 years ago

    At a Hawaiian island with a sh*tload of books. But with pets and a decent internet connection.

  19. marketingskeptic profile image70
    marketingskepticposted 7 years ago

    I would like to be marooned somewhere tropical with clear, sparkling waterfalls and no mosquitoes. And of course, there has to be good internet connection tongue

  20. Scott_Grigg profile image40
    Scott_Griggposted 7 years ago

    In a hotel with room service, a pool and lots of drinks. Oh, and internet service wouldn't hurt, but without it, how about some interesting companions.

  21. mikielikie profile image64
    mikielikieposted 7 years ago

    My spot would hafta be in the best little hole in the earth...Seadrift, Texas....YEAH BOY!!!

  22. profile image0
    Sunnie Dayposted 7 years ago

    I would like to be marroned on an island. Sandy beach with lots of fruit trees near. The temperature would be great all year round. I do not like the cold, so everyday would seem like a vacation.
    Sunnie

  23. gjwriter profile image62
    gjwriterposted 7 years ago

    I think Bali.  It seems simply beautiful.

  24. classicalgeek profile image85
    classicalgeekposted 7 years ago

    I pick the south of France. Great food, great weather, great wine.

  25. ericdavies profile image62
    ericdaviesposted 7 years ago

    I'll take Bernuda. Perfect climate, gentle folk, sophisticated society, lovely homes and a beautiful view in every direction!

  26. paypalku profile image60
    paypalkuposted 7 years ago

    If all the equipment as you specified already  exists.  I want to be in a museum that has a very complete collection. And supported the library with a complete literature. Because I am very pleased with the history and civilization  of the past  and ancient literature.

  27. C.A. Johnson profile image66
    C.A. Johnsonposted 7 years ago

    Monte Mouie. Beautiful tropical island in the French Polynesia. Currently up for sale and on the top of my wish list. Now if I could just figure out those winning lottery numbers.

    As for the why...

    Temperate climate, self sustaining, and away from all the trials and tribulations associated with politics and general stupidity. Plus as a bonus its only about 3-4 hours by boat from Bora Bora for a change of scenery.

  28. chris eblana profile image60
    chris eblanaposted 7 years ago

    a greek or a european island....the pacific is nice, but too exposed to hurricanes and all....

  29. Info Geek profile image58
    Info Geekposted 7 years ago

    With the proper food clothing and supplies, if I was marooned but could choose where I was marooned, I'd have to say somewhere on the grounds of the Playboy mansion.

  30. scriber57 profile image61
    scriber57posted 7 years ago

    An Island in the South Pacific - so I could lay on the beach, snorkel in the ocean, and just have a restful time.

  31. Visiting Quebec profile image54
    Visiting Quebecposted 7 years ago

    With Mary-Anne and Ginger. Also the Skipper and the Professor. But not that dastardly Thurston Howell III and his awful wife.

  32. profile image0
    blake4dposted 7 years ago

    Marooned, okay WB I would be Marooned with food, clothing and shelter in your house in your master bedroom. Because I told you to get back to writing with your witty self and leave this Q & A stuff for people who have no talent.

    And if you are saying to yourself " Like You Blake4d" - then I must admitt I was just thinking about that one myself....

    Damn I am a talentless hack after all. But at least I am Marooned in your master bedroom. You got a wife or girlfriend? I can wait....

  33. Pink Puddle profile image61
    Pink Puddleposted 7 years ago

    I would love to live on the Jurassic coast of Dorset in the UK.  It's far too expensive for me to live there, but if I had food, clothing and shelter then I wouldn't need anything else.  It's a beautiful coastline and is the inspiration behind the fictional area of Wessex in Thomas Hardy novels.  As you walk along the windswept coastal paths you can almost see the characters from the book, its my most favourite part of Britain.

  34. rdv123 profile image59
    rdv123posted 7 years ago

    Anywhere if my family is with me smile ............

  35. profile image0
    thedietviewposted 7 years ago

    i would love  to be marooned somewhere where the sunshines continuously and am surrounded by good friends ,wine and love ... mmmm bliss smile

  36. Kat B. profile image58
    Kat B.posted 7 years ago

    Hawai. The beautiful beaches, swimming with the dolphins, a great hotel wit hroom service.  I just want to be on a beach every day of my life!

  37. dianebowling profile image61
    dianebowlingposted 7 years ago

    The northern edge of Scotland, as long as i have my books.

  38. Wesman Todd Shaw profile image97
    Wesman Todd Shawposted 7 years ago

    An Island full of well shaped and affectionate nymphomaniac women. . . . .for obvious reasons. . . .

  39. Kemo profile image56
    Kemoposted 7 years ago

    As long as I had my peace of mind and my family...I could be marooned anywere and I would be happy

  40. mike6181 profile image61
    mike6181posted 7 years ago

    Without a doubt!  Costa Rica!  Granted it is not an island paradise.  It's Paradise neverthe less!  Friendly people, colorful sights, interesting culture... I could go on, and in my hubs you'll find more about the wonderful place it is!

  41. talfonso profile image80
    talfonsoposted 7 years ago

    A forest in northwestern New Jersey! People think that the state is all parkway, turnpike, expressway, and pollution, but the forests around High Point, Netcong, or even the Blue Army Shrine would prove that it's beyond that!

  42. BenWritings profile image75
    BenWritingsposted 7 years ago

    I would say, possibly on the mountain directly overlooking Boulder, CO

    One of the most amazing scenes I have ever laid eyes on

    personally.

    You can see so far, and pick out the distinct towns/cities as they are all unique in appearance. And of course, the mile high city is clearly visible, towering over the flat, incredible landscape.

  43. netslums profile image83
    netslumsposted 7 years ago

    On the LOST island. I think that the mystic quality of the island would be incredible. All the danger, romance, adventure, mystery, etc.....what more could you ask for?!

 
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