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Old 06-25-2018, 02:19 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Geld ist Freiheit View Post
As Tyler Durden said:
“Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working j*bs we hate so we can buy sh!t we don’t need”
There is a wonderful word in (slang) Brazilian Portuguese, "bagulho" (pronounced bah-GOOL-you). Its most common definition is "Something you don't need that you buy with money you don't have."

I don't think there is an exact English equivalent.

I thought growing old would take longer.
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Old 06-25-2018, 02:22 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by braumeister View Post
I don't think there is an exact English equivalent.

"Exit, pursued by a bear."

The Winter's Tale, William Shakespeare
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Old 06-25-2018, 08:25 PM   #23
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My set point has definitely risen since I FIRE'd - and I was pretty happy before!
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