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Old 08-11-2017, 03:48 PM
 
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You will die without water for 2 weeks. You only have 3-5 days to live with no water. You can live without electricity, although not comfortably.
I assumed he meant without YOUR water, as in a natural disaster like a hurricane.

You can buy water and liquids, eat fruit for hydration.
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Old 08-11-2017, 10:47 PM
 
Location: California
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Electricity. I can still function without that.
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Old 08-12-2017, 12:11 AM
 
Location: New England
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If you had to make a choice between water and electricity for 2 weeks to go without...which would it be?
It isn't possible to live without water for 2 weeks, it is possible to live without electricity for 2 weeks. Honestly, I'm happy enjoying both.
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Old 09-03-2017, 04:41 PM
 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
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Assuming it was only my house water and I could run out to the store for bottled water, I'd go without the water.
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Old 09-04-2017, 03:53 AM
 
Location: Sector 001
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I make it a point to not answer hypothetical questions about scenarios that will never happen.
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Old 09-04-2017, 07:57 AM
 
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Of course, right now a lot of people in Texas are having to do without either. 150 years ago everyone had to do without electricity.
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Old 09-18-2017, 03:24 PM
 
Location: Southeast Texas
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Of course, right now a lot of people in Texas are having to do without either. 150 years ago everyone had to do without electricity.
We were extremely fortunate this time around - we didn't lose either one with Harvey. Again, if given the choice, I would have preferred to lose the electricity and keep the water rather than the other way around.
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Old 09-20-2017, 02:41 PM
 
Location: OHIO
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Electricity. I've done it twice (13 days and 16 days) due to horrible storms. It wasn't fun, but it's the least essential of the two.
But it would depend on where you lived and the circumstances.
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Old 09-24-2017, 12:40 AM
 
Location: 60630
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WELL, I would rather live so I go with no electricity...What a weird question.
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Old 09-24-2017, 12:49 AM
 
Location: 60630
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Maybe OP should change his title to

No water period....meaning, would you rather die or have electricity for 2 weeks.
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