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How close (or far) do you live from where you were born?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Johnny Dangerously, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Well-Known Member

    I thought this would be a fun thread. Optional: What's the farthest you've lived from your birthplace if your current residence is closer?

    The place of my birth is about 125 miles from where I live. I used to live twice as far away, but I've never lived out of this state.

    Oh, and sorry if we've done this before and I didn't notice.
  2. lono

    lono Active Member

    587 miles away now, 4249 miles back in the day.
  3. Madhavok

    Madhavok Active Member

    1,600 miles currently.
  4. 833 miles.
  5. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Currently 952, longest was 1,077.
  6. Angola!

    Angola! Guest

    1,761 miles.

    This is the farthest I've ever lived from where I was born, though I only lived where I was born for three years.
  7. pressboxer

    pressboxer Active Member

    43 miles, but I have lived more than 1,100 miles away and my previous five stops were all 200-350 miles away
  8. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    used to be 45, now its 750 with occasional forays into light years
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  9. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    'Bout 230, and it's my closest stop in a long time.
  10. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    I'm 1,611 miles away right now from where I was born.

    Used to liste 1,725 miles away from there.

    Hell I've only been back to the city I was born in a handful of times since I moved away when I was two.
  11. writing irish

    writing irish Active Member

    I wasn't born on a treeless steppe populated by religious fanatics and deer, but I got here as fast as I could.
  12. Oggiedoggie

    Oggiedoggie Well-Known Member

    I was born right here in my copy editor's chair and cut the umbilical cord from 10 inches down to three.
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