Top marks to this kid

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  1. BBC News - Runaway 13-year-old boy drives across Europe

    This kid has style.

    The first time I ran away from home properly I was 10, I took a pound of butter (dont ask or speculate) and a farm dog. I managed a day and night on the run before I was caught.

    Did you run away from home. What did you take? How long before you were recaptured? How old were you?
     
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  2. I've run away from home....................but no fecker missed me, so i went back......last week......8O
     
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  3. When I was 13 I dug a burrow in a fir plantation on the fringes of Dartmoor and lived in that for a week. Great fun, until it rained and the packet soup started to run low. Went back home and my Dad said, 'I was hoping you'd drowned.'
     
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  4. Becky. Becky Thatcher, not Betty. Not surprising the details slip a bit at your age mind.
     
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  5. Negligent-Discharge

    Negligent-Discharge LE Book Reviewer

    At six I ran away. I stopped on the way in the kitchen at stupid o'clock, took a swig of the milk before going out and discovered the milk had gone sour. I went back to bed.
     
  6. Tom Sawyer walt...

    Rodney2q
     
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  7. Didn't Tony Blair claim to have stowed away on a plane to America ?
     
  8. Don't know, but the cunt ought to be first on the standby list for some Extraordinary Rendition.
     
  9. I was forever escaping from home, travelling miles and miles on my youthful adventures for up to weeks at a time...


    Or so I thought. It just happened to coincide with the introduction of 'Care In The Community'.

    :bounce:
     
  10. I sometimes wish I could run away from home.
     
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  11. Now's your chance!

    See you at the end of the road at 9 tonight.

    Bring all your credit cards and a good sleeping bag (it can be cold in the woods these nights).

    PS I'll bring the spade.
     
  12. And I will bring the Transit or failing that walk out the door lock it and leave simples
     
  13. I used to disappear from home for weeks at a time when i was sixteen. I lived rough and dangerously becoming involved with guns and institutionalised violence and bullying. Apart from that being at IJLB wasn't all bad.
     
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  14. TheIronDuke

    TheIronDuke LE Book Reviewer

    Are you people on drugs or what? Up to the age of 16 when I left to join the pirates I had me dear auld Mam, me Na-Na and two of me Mams sisters both of whom had daughters roughly my age. I only ran away to join the pirates because I discovered I was gay. Otherwise In would still be there. Dressing up in girls clothes and playing at being girls.