I came to the conclusion that living in a van sucks if you’re not moving around. “Living in a van on a road trip entitles you to stumble out at grocery stores, unshowered and unkempt, sweating and stinking with dirty feet and an unbuttoned shirt.
It’s like Drew Kampion said, “to surf is to travel, and a surfer is a nomad. ” For decades, surfers lived in their vehicles and sacrificed a so-called “normal” life for one that revolved around waves.
They think you’re a bum because you look like one, and they’re jogging by with their brightly colored shoes, thousand dollar jogging shirt, great smelling sweat, and a bag of their French Bulldog’s shit pinched delicately between thumb and fingers.
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