Here the deal is that there is one way in and one way out of the city, so if a massive quake strikes chances are I am stuck in the city.
If, not when?
I have added the ultimate tool to my survival capability, vision - I got rid of my glasses and contact lenses by having lasik surgery.
For those who wear glasses with a strong prescription, there is a constant nagging background fear of being in a survival situation and losing or breaking that most fragile and necessary of lifelines.
No more worries for me now on that account. I highly recommend those who wear strong prescription lenses to consider it.
‘‘Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act of depriving a whole nation of arms, as the blackest.’’ ~ Mahatma Ghandi, "Gandhi, An Autobiography", page 446
‘‘The great object is that every man be armed. Everyone who is able may have a gun.’’ ~ Patrick Henry