The Best Things in Life Are Free

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“The best things in life are free.”

This is one saying that has many sides to it. There is the side of buying the best things, the spiritual way and then the other is that the best thing in life is your family. For me this is true. The best thing in life is my family and my friends, but they aren’t cheap. They are a lot of dough, if you know what I mean. The thing with this is that you have to pay for your family to survive. Everything isn’t free or at least the best things aren’t. Truth is that you have to pay in some way with everything from the worst thing to the best thing. Unless, of course, you are a very lucky person.

An example of free is our “freedom” here in America. They always say that we are all free and created equal. The truth behind that is we end up paying for our freedom with taxes. Even when we vote, it doesn’t matter who we want or who majority of us vote for. It doesn’t matter who we want, we don’t have a say in it. The electoral college will decide and then we end up living in the darkness, the darkside, the underworld or the Inferno.

Other best things that help us survive aren’t free, but the air outside that we breathe unless Obama is going to make us pay for that, too. Food isn’t free, unless you dumpster dive for last night’s leftovers. Clothes aren’t free, unless someone donates or gives them to you. Houses or shelter isn’t free, unless it’s a homeless shelter or if you live outside. So what really is free? What does free even mean if it is nowhere to be found? Does it exist?

People say that life is free. Is this right? In some ways it can be. We are sent here for free. We didn’t pay any kind of fee to come here, besides the fact that we were to live a life. My definition of free is when there is no price to it. There is a price to life though. That is we live, go to school, get a job, spend money, get married, have a family, pay taxes, retire and then die. Is this really the price of life, the...
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