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I Bear Witness To The Beauty On Earth

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    Every Day I Do - There are times when the beauty of the planet and the creatures who dwell within it overwhelms me with feelings of awe. The simplicity, the complexity, the color...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Sep 29, 2011

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    Silver Rays - After experiencing a tiring and a frustrating day, I decided to hit the sheets....it was midnight. I switched off the lights...walked towards the window and pulled...
    oceansheart oceansheart 18-21, F 2 Responses May 24, 2013

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    The Only Star In The Sky - I stepped outsideand into the pitch dark nightthoughts fogging my mindthe darkness was unforgivingthe only light showingjumped from the window of...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 4 Responses Jan 12, 2010

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    The Iceman Cometh... - The third week of January has always been the deepest week of winter in my book, with more often than not the coldest temperatures, and the world here...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 20, 2012

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    Everywhere - The movie American Beauty really opened my eyes about the world, and the beauty you can find almost everywhere. Whether its light shining in through a dusty bathroom...
    ashleyxxpiano ashleyxxpiano 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 23, 2010

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    Here The Proof -
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 31, 2011

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    Watching The Clouds Play -   Drifting peacefully on the water, it feels as though you're floating in the air. Looking up at the clouds. I silently watch as the clouds play...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 3, 2010

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    This Is Where God Speaks To Me... - There is a dense, nearly 60 acre stand of red pines on the land owned by my brother in central Vermont, planted as part of a CCC project back in...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2011

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    God's Creations For Our Pleasure. - My life have come to a stage of slow pace. Could not understand in the beginning. Thought it was due to my health challenges. Time spent on the...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F 3 Responses Feb 25, 2011

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    One - It is a glorious feeling realizing God lies in everything being connected to the Eternal One in everything knowing that when your dog licks you God is giving you a kiss when...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    Open Your Eyes - Beauty is everywhere, all you have to do is open your eyes (and mind).
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M Nov 11, 2011

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    May Apple Trees - I live in northern New England, where it takes spring a painfully long time to arrive most years. It's easy to forget just how green the world becomes here after...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 1 Response May 14, 2012

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    Every Day Is Filled With Wonder - I was born in town but now live in the countryside.The beauty that surrounds me is immeasurable.The light through the leaves,the wind blowing the...
    liquidamber liquidamber 51-55, F 7 Responses Aug 24, 2010

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    Off The Beaten Path - Between my trailbikes, riding horses, having two Jeeps, can walk for miles.... I have seen places that most have not. When I go deep into the woods and stop...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    I'd Like To Say - I , and all , are beautiful.  When the truth of one and all is revealed and found, it is beautiful.  The truth is beautiful, beyond any...
    LuckymeIshouldsee LuckymeIshouldsee 18-21 4 Responses Feb 16, 2010

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    Peace Within - When things seem to much for me and I reach the point where my soul is crying out, I just stop.  I inhale deeply the sweet smell of nature, the absolute beauty...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 2, 2010

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    It Calls Me -  I see and feel this everyday. When I least expect it, it calls me. Whenever I need it, it's there. It lets me dwell in it's infinite grace and it embraces...
    LuckymeIshouldsee LuckymeIshouldsee 18-21 1 Response Jan 15, 2010

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    Winter's Silence- - I visited one of my favorite spots in nature yesterday, hoping to get some good photos of what this rocky gorge looks like in the silence of mid-winter. I wasn...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 21, 2012

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    There Is No Me In Reality, There Is No You - The thought of a ME that exists. Is only a thought that is happening RIGHT NOW. there is actually no ME in reality. Its like this, the...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M Jan 2, 2011

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    Praying For Spring - Have you ever spent time looking at the buds of trees and shrubs in winter? It's something I've done every winter for much of my life, and I've decided that...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M Jan 24, 2012

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    Beauty Misunderstood -   For there to be beauty there must be ugly, just as for life there must be death. It is only when the savage nature of the Earth is realized that...
    bioscigal97 bioscigal97 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2010

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    The Earth Fills Me With Emotions - Places trigger, emotions to envelope me, and to fill me.As the hands of a Deity come to enclose me in the wonderment of our world, every sense is...
    Aggroparty Aggroparty 16-17 Jan 2, 2011

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    Beauty Is Just A Word...but Oh My Goddess...what A Word - She is to me the beauty and divinity of every breath I take every sight I see and all experiences the "I" of my soul...
    8FOOTDREAD 8FOOTDREAD 41-45, M 5 Responses Mar 26, 2011

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    Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star - Below is a link to a beautiful time-lapse video of the night sky from somewhere in Hawaii, accompanied by an equally-as-beautiful sound track. The...
    MisterC MisterC 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 10, 2010

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    Sand And Snow... - II was at the beach on the coast of Maine in January. Not another soul around, just sun and wind and huge expanse of beach at low tide. In a somewhat sheltered...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M Apr 1, 2011

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    The San Bernardino Straits - In my opinion there is no more beautiful a place as the San Bernardino Straits. This is the water way that carries mariners from the vast Pacific...
    ltdjim ltdjim 51-55, M 1 Response May 26, 2013

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    Where I'm From - Deep blue sky stretches out far over my head and fades into orange on the horizonit beckons me to get lost in itThe grassy plains roll out like golden...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 2, 2010

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    Nature = Bliss For Me - I have always enjoyed the simplicity and beauty among nature. When I walk along the nature trail near my house I sit on a park bench in front of the creek...
    MoonFlower11 MoonFlower11 31-35, F Jun 13, 2010

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    A Meteoric Encounter- - Several years ago, I lived in a small cabin in the woods in central Vermont. Late one crystal clear night, I was returning home from visiting friends, but...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 12, 2011

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    There Is Beauty Everywhere... - I try to find the beauty in every moment.  Sometimes it can be challenging because of daily distractions, or being overwhelmed by my emotions...
    CoracaoQuebrado CoracaoQuebrado 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 27, 2010

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    When we think of beauty pageants we tend to think of the society’s idea of perfect little girls competing to see who the judges think is the most beautiful. Also, we think of...
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    Beards beards beards!!!! Oh god... Beards are beautiful works of art telling you the story of the guy who wears it. I just want a guy with a beard and who is also very chunky. Why...
    Thorbulous Thorbulous 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I am very much addicted to Gummi Bears. I love Gummi Bears. I never ever get sick of Gummi Bears. I love Gummi Bears! I can actually really in the mood for Gummi Bears.
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    I'm from Belgium, there's a Dutch musicband called Clouseau, and they wrote this song "Het zit vanbinnen" which means "It's inside" about beauty, that real beauty is inside people...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    The only physical requirement I have for my future husband is a beard. Well, any facial hair, but preferably a beard. The feeling and the look of them is just manly and so sexy...
    puberro puberro 70+, F Mar 30

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    I was raised as a Jehovah's Witness. My father was an elder in our congregation and me and my brother had a very happy childhood up until I was 14 years old. It was then I started...
    jpaul15 jpaul15 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I am looking for a woman who displays true beauty, a beauty that cannot be enhanced, made up or airbrushed. I am looking for a woman who resonates with the beauty of kindness...
    toufie1 toufie1 22-25, M 6 Responses Apr 7

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    i find inner beauty is more important than outer beauty. outer beauty fades and for one someone could be beautiful and have a very cold heart. inner beauty to me is compassion...
    xhesikaxo xhesikaxo 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't consider myself any type of miracle worker or magician, but I just observe what works, follow my dreams, and put into practice the things I believe. That being said, let me...
    Silenthawk Silenthawk 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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    i love inner beauty. i find beauty in kind, compassionate, caring people, and i think they are super beautiful <3 as someone once told me "outer beauty fades,but whats on the...
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I'm not entirely certain if I admire inner beauty. I think I have a different definition of beauty. Truth is beauty. Some people glow. It's painfully obvious that they are good...
    lucyyinthesky lucyyinthesky 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I had been living in Los Angeles for about a month and a half when the Northridge Earthquake hit. It was January 1993. It registered as a 7.4 on the Richter Scale. I was awoken...
    AnonymousEP77 AnonymousEP77 41-45, M Mar 21

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    Unlike everyone else, I didn't (or haven't) have a bad experience with the witnesses. So this is not going to be a long rant about being brain washed because I honestly don't...
    themusician001 themusician001 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    If you are not familiar with Jehovah's Witnesses you won't understand this but I'm getting ready for the memorial. Eventhough I no longer attend any other meeting I still go to the...
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    Life is short. Don't waste it on yourself. Contrasting to the vast universe, the Earth is depressingly insignificant. We are lucky that Earth happened to orbit the Sun at a...
    AnomicNorme AnomicNorme 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Most definitely, you can't compete with natural beauty, most girls look better without there make up on than when they do with it on but fail to realise this.
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Mar 23

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    I was in beauty pageants when I was younger and I'm very happy I stopped doing them. I feel like beauty pageants are wastes of money for you to stand on a stage and get told...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    Inner beauty is found by embracing, loving and understanding someone. All anyone wants is to feel loved and understood. This my friends is where inner beauty lies: when you begin...
    Cloverpaschke44 Cloverpaschke44 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    For the longest time I could not understand this. I would compare myself to so many other women because guys liked them for their looks. Te other day I made a breakthrough! I...
    Trustmeimaunicorn Trustmeimaunicorn 22-25, F 5 Responses