in reply to What level of existential comfort do you require?
The comfy chair is a nice idea. But (to paraphrase the Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers) books will get you through a time of no chairs better than a chair will get you through a time of no books. 8-)
An Englishman in New York
An American Werewolf in London
An American in Paris
The Innocents Abroad
An Idiot Abroad
Robinson Crusoe on Mars
A Connecticut_Yankee in King Arthur's Court
There and Back Again
Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World
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