Would I ever need 550 cord?
We certainly hope you don't but life can be unpredictable.
"Good Luck happens when preparedness meets opportunity."--Unknown
"I will prepare and someday my chance will come." -- Abraham Lincoln
"No rope! And only last night you said to yourself: "Sam, what about a bit of rope? You'll want it if you haven't got it". Well, I want it and I can't get it now."-- Samwise Gamgee from "The Lord of the Rings"