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25 Things You Absolutely Positively Must Do Before You Die

UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 07:  A woman rides her Harley-Davidson motorcycle from the parking lot at the A.D. Farrow Harley-Da
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 07: A woman rides her Harley-Davidson motorcycle from the parking lot at the A.D. Farrow Harley-Davidson dealership Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, in Sunbury, Ohio, U.S. Harley-Davidson Inc., the biggest U.S. motorcycle maker, slashed its forecast for profit and shipments to dealers after U.S. sales decreased last month. (Photo by Gary Gardiner/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Everyone has a bucket list. Whether it's wacky, wild, fearless or frivolous, most people have compiled a list of things they want to do or places they want to see before they die -- or grow too old to enjoy them. Whereas one person, Elsa Bailey, wanted to see a polar bear in the wild after turning 100 -- which is exactly what she did in Churchill, Manitoba -- another person, Mark David, wanted to track down gorillas for his 60th birthday -- which is exactly what he did in the Ugandan bushland.

Over the last several months we've written about the 10 trips everyone needs to take at least once after 50. We've also written about 50 things everyone needs to experience at least once after 50. And now we've asked our Facebook fans about the things they absolutely positively feel they must do before they die. What would be on your list? Let us know in comments.

2) "Hike the John Muir Trail," said Mike Meagher.

3) "Take voice lessons," said Iona Warmack.

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6) "Zip-line!" said Pam Jessurun Williams.

7) "Learn to film and edit a movie," said Denice Loritsch.

9) "Become a Master Gardener," said Laureen Lund.

10) "Take English riding lessons," said Sue Bastien.

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11) "Climb the Half Dome [at Yosemite]," said Twyla Kathleen de Bortnowsky.

12) "Travel to Norway and Ireland," said Kristine Ellis Ritter.

13) "Get a PhD," said Vincent Aurelius.

14) "Speak Chinese! I have started," said Florence Gerard.

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21) "Snow skiing," said Tami Rene.

23) "Learn to play guitar," said Max Brill.

24) "The SealFit Challenge," said John Emfinger.

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