My purpose was to warn you about keeping warm. Now that I've done that, I may ascend to heaven. Goodbye.
25. Or you could just use Legos for their intended purpose, building a giant Millennium Falcon.
Next time your mom asks why you wear ripped jeans, now there IS a purpose.
Tweezers: Certainly serves many medical purposes, especially to stave off infection by removing debris from wounds, but this essential can also serve other purposes, like an eating utensil and assisting in threading a needle.
Whistle: This is a multi-purpose gadget... it can signal rescuers, ward off animals, and give a what's up? to any random ladies you might meet.
Rope: No surprise that rope is on this list, as it is on many other survival gear lists. It serves a multitude of purposes... and don't skimp on the length.
All-Purpose Survival Tool: There are a few models on the market, but ones that contain a knife, ax, can opener and other tools all in one are definite top choices.
Rope: It is the item that pops up on most of these survival lists because it serves so many different purposes. Bring along at least 50 feet of the heavy duty variety.
Flares: These serve several purposes - signalling rescuers, lighting your way and scaring off wildlife like polar bears. Take a few.
Walk: Running from a predatory animal can trigger the hunter, so walk away with purpose. But if you must run, head downhill. Bears kind of suck at going down, but are awesome running uphill. And their endurance is awful, so keep going.