This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
jump to last post 1-5 of 5 discussions (5 posts)

If you only had 1 month to live what would you do with the time you had left?

  1. Lisa4 profile image60
    Lisa4posted 6 years ago

    If you only had 1 month to live what would you do with the time you had left?

    Have you ever thought of what you would do if you only had a short time left to live.
    How would you spend it?

  2. cephla profile image59
    cephlaposted 6 years ago

    I would get rid of my obsessions to earn more money, and probably just give all that I have to an animal shelter.

    Soon after that I would find the tallest creek in the world and jump off. I like creeks, and I hate not having my life at least partially in my control.

    P.S. What about you?

  3. Lisa4 profile image60
    Lisa4posted 6 years ago

    I must tell you that I have thought of this a lot, I always come back with the same answer.
    First of all I would not be able to tell me loved ones that I was going to leave them.. As they would spend my last days feeling pity for me...I would not want that.
    Secondly I would make sure my affairs were in order...children and such... I would write a letter to each of them and explain why I never told them of course... They would understand.
    And lastly I would spend every moment I had loving and enjoying every breath I had left!

    I asked my wonderful husband the same question...
    His answer was ... I would spend my last moments making sure my girls would be financially stable and taken care of when I was gone.
    I asked him why he would say such a thing and his answer was... Because I would be dead and no longer here to love my girls and take care of you!

  4. JSParker profile image86
    JSParkerposted 6 years ago

    I would want to be with my sister, my partner, and my friends.  If I felt well, I would take a trip to a place I've wanted to see, such as the Greek Isles.  I would sit by the sea, drink wine, and hold hands.

  5. profile image0
    rmjudkinsposted 6 years ago

    I would hope to savor each precious moment. Long walks have provided an outlet for prayer and meditation for me in the past. I have always felt that I was a pilgrim traveling through this world, yet not of this world. Death is part of the cycle of life, and for those of us who believe in an everlasting life of the Spirit, death is but the commencement to eternal bliss. We would endeavor to translate this hope to our loved ones and those we encountered during our transition to the other side.

 
working