The Upgrade: A Cautionary Tale of a Life Without Reservations

Paul Carr

The fabulous real tale of residing as a modern day nomad.

Bored, broke and suffering to outlive in a single of the most costly towns on the earth, Paul Carr realises that it's going to really be more affordable to reside in a inn in long island than in his one-bedroom London flat. encouraged by means of that chance, he makes a decision to promote such a lot of his possessions, abandon his previous existence and spend a 12 months residing fullyyt with no commitments.

Thanks to Paul's hugely constructed blagging talents, what starts off as a one-year test quickly turns into an enduring way of life - a lifestyles lived in luxurious resorts and mountain-top villas. a lifetime of quickly vehicles, Hollywood actresses and Icelandic rock stars. And, such a lot bizarrely of all, a existence that also expenses lower than surviving on chilly pizza in London. but, as notice of Paul's exploits starts off to unfold - first on-line, then via a newspaper column and a booklet deal - he unearths himself pressured to up the stakes for you to continue issues fascinating. along with his behaviour spiralling to harmful degrees, he's pressured to invite the query: is there this kind of factor as an excessive amount of freedom?

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