I Am Always Surprised

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    I visited the "Blood swept lands

    and seas of red" at the Tower of London. 888,246 ceramic poppies have been "planted" there to Mark the centenary of the First World War. I am always surprised that for an utterly cynical numb wretch I can feel moved at sights like this. If you can visit before the poppies are...
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    2 Responses Oct 23, 2014

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    I am not very old so maybe someday I will cease to be surprised....but right now I am still scratching my head at all the contradictions. I spoke with a guy who says he is crazy about his wife, but wanted to swap with another couple...that makes no sense to me. This is one area...
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    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2008

    I am always surprised

    when I wake up alive in the morning. Most nights I have a good few hours of palpitations and convince myself I am actually having a heart attack. Most days when I wake up I resign myself to still being alive. And so the treadmill starts again.
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