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"The April rain, the April rain,
Comes slanting down in fitful showers,
Then from the furrow shoots the grain,
And banks are fledged with nestling flowers;
And in grey shawl and woodland bowers
The cuckoo through the April rain
Calls once again."

Mathilde Blind, April Rain
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Could you have survived the Victorian times?

mheredgemheredge WordsmithHere and therePosts: 24,849 mod
Do you have what it takes to live as the Victorians did?

http://www.playbuzz.com/charlotteb11/would-you-survive-the-victorian-era
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  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 24,849 mod
    No surprise really. I'm used to a fairly basic lifestyle (the scrubbing board for laundry is a luxury I don't have). I'm not sure I'd have fancied wearing a corset though.

    Congrats, you would survive the Victorian era! You have a great knack for creativity and resourcefulness, and you are flexible enough to go without modern luxuries. Yet again, you are also appreciative of the lost arts of the Victorian era and you enjoy beauty and its implementation into everyday life. If you were transported back in time, you'd fare well!
  • soshiant1992soshiant1992 Posts: 28 ✭✭
    i would survive but there wouldn't be a middle ground either i was a blue collar or white collar .and depending on that i would have fun or not
  • [Deleted User][Deleted User] Posts: 1,306 ✭✭✭
    I'd never survive that era.
    I'm glad to live in this present.
  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 24,849 mod
    I'm sure I would survive quite easily @Csilla. Life in many poorer countries isn't so different in many ways.
  • KhaliedKhalied EgyptPosts: 2,218 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I'm true victorian.
  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 24,849 mod
    Are you Victorian in your old fashioned views or just in what discomfort you could put up with @gomaa?
  • KhaliedKhalied EgyptPosts: 2,218 ✭✭✭✭✭
    @mheredge just quiz I'm try to answer yup I love old fashioned.
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