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Old Apr 25th 2007, 4:25 am
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I've been following the thread "Help! Dubai or Perth?" and most of the people that have replied are living in Dubai.

If we'd rather live in Perth (or anywhere else for that matter) why are we still here?

For me I agree I'd rather live in perth - but at this point in my life it's more important to try and get ahead financially - and it seems in my industry this is about the only place I can do it. So I guess what it means is for now i'd rather live in Dubai in actual fact, even though i'd say (not having been there) that perth would be much better in all other aspects than living in this :curse: sh.ithole.
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I've been following the thread "Help! Dubai or Perth?" and most of the people that have replied are living in Dubai.

If we'd rather live in Perth (or anywhere else for that matter) why are we still here?

For me I agree I'd rather live in perth - but at this point in my life it's more important to try and get ahead financially - and it seems in my industry this is about the only place I can do it. So I guess what it means is for now i'd rather live in Dubai in actual fact, even though i'd say (not having been there) that perth would be much better in all other aspects than living in this :curse: sh.ithole.
Well we are here as we have been here ten years now and I really don't want to be anywhere else. I love the climate, hate the traffic!!! I have said many times before that I have no intention of leaving the UAE but would love to get out of Dubai and into an another Emirate which would be more cost effective in the long run. It is different for me as my Dad is here as well as other family members too. I have got my support group too which is all dubai based and the work I do for EPW as well. If I was to move out of the UAE I think I would find it hard to settle to be honest with you.

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people moan as there is a 'grass is always greener' attitude.

Me, im simply avoiding the CSA
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I'm here cos I love it here, quite simple...

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I'm here cos I love it here, quite simple...

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I'm here because I can't get to Perth...
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Originally Posted by Confucius View Post
I'm here because I can't get to Perth...
I think that's cos you haven't tried hard enough...

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Originally Posted by Madam Medusa View Post
I think that's cos you haven't tried hard enough...

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My history proves otherwise...But I never tried for Perth or anywhere in AUS...
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I'm not still here. I'm over there. (Points at Doha). It's lovely.
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I'm here cos Perth won't have me!
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I'm here cos Perth won't have me!
I am here cos I would never go to Australia anyway!!!
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Originally Posted by littlejimmy View Post
I'm not still here. I'm over there. (Points at Doha). It's lovely.
Walk towards the light,young Jimmy...
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Default Re: Why are we still here?

I really have no idea!???????

Still have not worked that one out!!

No-one asked if I'd like to come out here!

Think i was just told to come out to Dubai.....And here i am!
Clueless .....
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Originally Posted by twinkle-star View Post
I really have no idea!???????

Still have not worked that one out!!

No-one asked if I'd like to come out here!

Think i was just told to come out to Dubai.....And here i am!
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good point - may be should start another thread with WHY ARE WE HERE??? never mind why are we still here!!!! sometimes the story behind how we ended up here in the first place may be very interesting.
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good point - may be should start another thread with WHY ARE WE HERE??? never mind why are we still here!!!! sometimes the story behind how we ended up here in the first place may be very interesting.
Something about a Big Bang ...Wasnt it?
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Originally Posted by twinkle-star View Post
Something about a Big Bang ...Wasnt it?
That's half correct...Should be Gang Bang...
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