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I Admire The Leading Ladies Of History

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    I Found This Poem About Harriet Tubman By Accident

    Harriet Tubman   by Eloise Greenfield   Harriet Tubman didn't take no stuff Wasn't scared of nothing neither...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 14, 2009

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    my maternal great grandmother...

    GrandMa Hattie was born the first woman to be born in my family outside of slavery.  From what i hear of her, she was a fascinating woman. After her mom died in North Carolina, Hattie left her brothers and sisters and moved to Virginia.  She started a farm and it...
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    My Grandmother And Aunts

    My grandma got married in 1903, worked in a shirtwaist sewing factory, and was a photographer in her own right. My great-great-aunt was an 1898 graduate of nursing school, never married, broke her back 3 times, traveled with only her sisters to the Holy Land in the early 1930's...
    gillianmcg gillianmcg 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2010

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    Harriet Tubman ~ The Greatest Woman Who Ever Lived

    Harriet Tubman is one of the many reasons that make me proud to be black.  I know that her life is taught in schools. making her a very popular person in history.  How can you not admire her life? She was born into slavery back in the 1820's, amongst several...
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    Tina Tuner

    Beat the hell out of Ike's ***, and that's all im gonna say... Really, she brought something to America's eyes.  Domestic Violence.  It happens everywhere and at anytime, no matter who you are nor your status.  That takes a hell of a woman. I don't care much for...
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    The vast majority of my EP friends are ladies. More proof that I do better in a medium in which I cannot be seen. I was thinking about what these ladies have in common. The...
    HStoner HStoner 51-55, M Sep 25

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    October 13, 1950 On this day in 1950, the actor James Stewart stars in Harvey, a drama about an eccentric man whose best friend is a giant invisible rabbit. Directed by Henry...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Oct 13

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    Yep indeed a man who can cook goes along way I think it's important means it's not all up to us ladies
    willowknight willowknight 22-25, F 7 Responses Sep 28

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    To me seeing a man that is good with children is really sexy! If the kids are his that's even better because that means he really cares enough to put time and effort into helping...
    kristin8227 kristin8227 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    He is just so freaking cute... I haven't crushed on anyone as long as I've crushed on him. It's mostly because I admire him. He takes care of his wife and baby... even with their...
    CharleeLuv CharleeLuv 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    History is a dying subject in high schools. It is believed that math and science are more important and history takes a back seat. But, you can’t know where we are going without...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 11 Responses Sep 26

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    I admire people who are real and true. I admire people who aren't afraid to stand up for who they are. I believe if you're faking who you are, you're just making the impression...
    drinksandflowers drinksandflowers 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 6

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    Hmm... Wit and intelligence are among the more desirable traits at least that's what I think... In my experience I've always enjoyed being around people that had and wit and...
    howboutit1 howboutit1 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 8

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    I admire those people who has disability but still fighting to survive,those people who are brave to face the challenges in life,those who are still working to help their families...
    onionheart16 onionheart16 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    Occasionally pawn stars or american pickers because I like old stuff but that's about as close as you get to history on the history channel anymore. Travel channel has more history...
    niklb niklb 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    Insurance is really all about risk. Despite all the complexity built into some different types of insurance policies offered by different insurance agencies, it really just comes...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I have always loved the ladies, even when I was the shy guy. Now, recently, I have been delving into crossdressing- clothing, makeup, and all. There is something surprising I have...
    MollyPetal MollyPetal 41-45, T 3 Responses Sep 22

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    Well, I used to, when it was actually about history. Now, it's just some really silly crap that has nothing to do with history. This goes for the Discovery Channel too.
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 24

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    When I retire, I intend to be a history teacher. I think I had some really good teachers when I was in school. When you consider that I was just a poor kid without much to help...
    karlmartink karlmartink 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 26

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    From ancient Egypt and Greece to medieval castles as well as world Wars I am an avid fan of history. I love reading and watching anything about history since I was a kid.
    MissJovexia MissJovexia 26-30, F 6 Responses Oct 4

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    Being unique isn't easy, but those that are unique are admired for finding their true self in a world where people follow the "perfect society" when really they are fake.
    Reesessquad Reesessquad 13-15, F Sep 24

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    I admire people that have the dignity to demonstrate self respect in the way they present themselves and interact with others. If we don't stick to our principles by acting in a...
    4myinnerchild 4myinnerchild 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    I always addicted to see the beautiful things inside people. I admire people's traits more than their looks. Really I addict to their character and imagine what they feel and how...
    peterrizk peterrizk 22-25, M Sep 28

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    Add a dash of Sarcasm...a little Flirting... Perfect... So... I admire all that, can l find all that in one person... No... I find all of the above and more in my EP friends...
    MistyMoon1 MistyMoon1 41-45, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    I have always had a strong affinity for those who are naturally inclined to express themselves creatively & intellectually in a graceful; classy manner that goes against the grains...
    josha202 josha202 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 1

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    Inner beauty is an amazing, wonderful thing. It's something I've always admired in people. I love the kindness and compassion they seem to have so easily *sigh*
    kc07 kc07 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 1

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    Anyone who is strong enough to take care of their child and love them unconditionally, warts and all, is a person to be admired. I want to the type of mom that my kids look up to...
    JDizzlePop JDizzlePop 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    So much of our culture and society is focused on sex and looking a certain way. Wear these clothes, be this weight, act like this! Why should I listen to you culture? I admire...
    BigBlittleb123 BigBlittleb123 16-17, M 7 Responses Oct 4

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    I knew a few special needs kids in school. I remember how mean some people could be to them and they just had this light in them. They were really nice to everyone and never gave...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 5

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    Now, I know that they aren't all as pretty as the ones I see pics of online, but I do admire the way that these people have all that they truly need to get by on and sometimes do...
    MollyPetal MollyPetal 41-45, T Oct 6

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    Her Thai nickname is Bua meaning a Lotus flower. I've met her at a temple in the countryside in my country. She so beautiful but she'd given up the lifestyle she has to devote her...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 10

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    Ben Chalatit He's a singer in Thailand he openly said to a crowd of people in the concert I went to. "Does anyone here not know that I'm gay? I'm gay!" Then he sings the song...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F Oct 10

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    Yes I am... I think a gain admirer might be more accurate.. He likes my weight gain. and my now massive fat body..
    bigtimms bigtimms 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    Not only do I admire, but I am intrigued someone with wit and intelligence. It makes a person 498372x more interesting, to the 1000000000000 power.
    Suada117 Suada117 26-30, F 12 Responses Oct 12

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    The girl next door gets undressed in her bedroom with the lights on and the curtains open. Now I know you're thinking I'm a peeping tom but I'm not - I don't think. The first few...
    mannin1 mannin1 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    Admire? These men have my heart. Far too many step back from parenthood and leave it up to mom. Your children NEED you. Step up to the plate.
    niklb niklb 41-45, F Oct 13

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    I worked the Fair when it came to my city just recently. I had been cleaning a food vendor, getting it ready to open for business during the twelve days the Fair would be here in...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 5 Responses Oct 14

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    I really do admire those who choose not to give up. The stupid ones who are determined are a hazard though...
    3Dogmatic 3Dogmatic 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 14

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    Wearing a Hijab (headscarf) comes with its pros and cons, not everyone is willing to accept that you are walking around with a cloth on your head. It doesn't really make you ugly...
    aminaas aminaas 18-21, F 10 Responses a week ago

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    There is nothing that makes me feel more feminine than a man who can lead. A man who leads makes me feel safe and secure. It feels so natural to help and support him in his role...
    bunnigirl bunnigirl 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Not having one myself, I admire a man who is a good father. I think its a hard job but a rewarding one, I have helped out with fostering but do not have children on my own. I...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I admire people who dare to be different. It's nothing wrong with not following a trend just because thats whats in. It's good to do what you like and act how you like, as long as...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I think we all have amazing traits :) I have been judged inside and out and it's just so easy to judge from the outside but it's pretty awesome being open minded and looking at...
    cdestiel cdestiel 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    A fantasy tale When we first married she was a wild woman stubborn and unruly. She didn't care about anyone but herself. This brought a lot of tension into the relationship. We...
    00TimEP 00TimEP 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    I admire my sister: she's strong as well as confident. At least I'm strong though. She's a great older sister and I always looked up to her when we were growing up. She did some...
    SlowWhispa SlowWhispa 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Who doesn't admire wit and intelligence?
    princeofthieves123 princeofthieves123 31-35, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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