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Author's Note: 10 Jobs That Will Take You on Wild Adventures
If you can't possibly see yourself behind a desk from 9 to 5, check out an adventure job. Once in a lifetime experiences, and you can satisfy the adrenaline junkie in you while still earning money. Unfortunately, I am not one of those people. My perfect workday is sitting on my couch, pecking away at my computer, churning out pages of content. Really! Your work uniform might be safari clothes and boots. My work uniform is usually pajamas and cat hair. To each her own, I say.
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