By A.J. Jacobs
to be caught in a tornado?
“[It] is strictly the texture of a freight educate approaching—that low, ever-louder howl and the shuddering ground.”
to perform an orgy?
“And the entire whereas, the concept that retains facing your brain (and in the course of the cab experience domestic, and into breakfast the subsequent day): ‘I’m at an orgy! I’m at an orgy!’”
to have a serious stutter?
“The factor is, there’s a disconnect factor among my brain and my tongue. My mind’s processing one thousand phrases a minute, and the tongue is just squeezing out ten or twelve.”
to be a mob hitman?
“It’s traumatic. Don’t enable someone inform you any assorted. anyone who’s any solid at this can be concentrating with each nerve of their physique, attempting to get it performed correct and making an attempt to not get caught.”
to be one hundred and five years old?
“I used to be born in 1897 and I’ve obvious much on this planet. I’ve visible every thing there's to work out. You glance again and inform your self, ‘What have I been doing these kinds of years?’”
If those tidbits whet your urge for food for genuine, first-person debts of a few of life’s such a lot exhilarating, harrowing, or downright unusual studies, then you’ll be sucked in via Esquire offers: What It Feels Like. gathered by means of the ever-curious editors of Esquire journal, listed below are greater than fifty gripping tales—straight from the mouths of the folks who’ve lived them.
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Esquire Presents: What It Feels Like: *To Walk on the Moon*To Be Gored by a Bull*To Survive an Avalanche *To Swallow S words*To Go Over Niagara Falls in a Barrel*To Be Shot in the Head*To Win the L by A.J. Jacobs