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I Celebrate Beltane

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    My May Basket

    One first morning in May years ago I was sitting in my study getting school lunch money ready when someone pulled the door shut. Then I heard a knocking at the door. I opened it, no one was there. Hanging on the door knob was a red construction paper basket filled with fresh wood...
    datura datura 56-60, F 22 Responses May 1, 2009

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    My Solitary Beltane/May Day Ritual~

    On April 30 into May 1st we Pagan types celebrate Beltane. Beltane is a fire festival honoring the return of the earth’s fertile phase. Beltane is most usually celebrated around the fiery fingers of a robust merry bon fire and dancing beneath a colorful maypole. I have read...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 56-60, F 8 Responses May 1, 2012

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    Doviov Doviov 41-45, T Jan 8

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    I can't celebrate holidays like the majority do lol:) I don't get ANY pleasure of holidays. Parties wear me out, dinners in company make me feel like abeached whale. All I do...
    AmarieOfTheVanyar AmarieOfTheVanyar 18-21, F Jan 1

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    Happy Birthday my Dearest One.. May everything that you've ever wished come true.. Celebrate yourlife my Prince..
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    Next week is our 25 wedding anniversary😔 but at our 23, hubby was having an affair. Lasted 7 months, it might as well have been 7 years. He is truly truly sorry. Tells me every...
    Mylifesover Mylifesover 46-50 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    It was the most wonderful of Christmases. Everyone had the perfect reaction to their gifts. I still am a little tired from the wonderful emotional overload. # perfect Christmas
    oneluckylexi oneluckylexi 46-50, F Dec 27, 2014

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    (not even my own birthday)
    ShiningLight23 ShiningLight23 22-25, F Dec 30, 2014

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    My birthday is on this day and I hate math. Must be fate or something By the shape of it Comes around like a circle once a year
    userabc123 userabc123 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 15

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    Last Sunday the 18th was my birthday! :) We went to the international auto show in the morning. CELEBRITIES go there and I was like, "Danggg..." Anyway, we went laser tagging and...
    queenettejeanette queenettejeanette 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    It is Saraswati pooja today. We worship goddess Saraswati today. Hey Shardey Maa hey Shardey Maa, agyanta se hame tar de Maa I got what you advised to me. :) I am going away...
    noblerain noblerain 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Australia Day is a clear demonstration of the racist oppression which still plagues this nation. Any decent human with knowledge would boycott this national disgrace and pathetic...
    MRR007 MRR007 13-15, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Kindness is inspiring. A kind person does not celebrate that which makes them different from others, but those things that they share with strangers. Kind hearts are noble hearts...
    Corzomec Corzomec 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    In 1977 the State of Maine declared December 21 to be Chester Greenwood Day (the inventor of earmuffs). Farmington continues to celebrate "Chester Greenwood Day" with a parade on...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I want to change my last name for several reasons 1.off because I can't marry the person I love with out Financial or medical consequences so I want to share his last name if not a...
    Leo2015 Leo2015 26-30, M 5 hrs ago

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    Celebrate what's great! Appreciate all the things this great land has to offer.
    Samsung213 Samsung213 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    The worst birthday ever :'( When I became 12, the worst of my entire life happened. I was having a normal day with a great expectations for the rest of the day, after all it was...
    jonnyland9 jonnyland9 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Religious or not, it is fitting that there should be a celebration around the shortest day of the year. We can celebrate the fact that the sun is beginning it's journey further...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 25, 2014

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    My boyfriend and I have been together for a year, but I'm starting to doubt that this relationship will last any longer. He has a HUGE family here, whereas mine is very small...
    Sneezeball Sneezeball 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    My eyes open A few thousand miles away My thoughts, my body still reeling From our first hello and then some Espressos, a warm embrace Lifts stopping and time stopping With a kiss...
    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    New Years Eve I was really excited for the New Years party. I had a friend coming over at my place, we drank, laughed and just had an amazing time. She is much older than me, but...
    vranaD vranaD 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    When you've been through a battle of a health issue that robs you of energy, challenges your self image with weight gain, hair breakage, nail -tearing and mood swings and you've...
    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    To everyone who celebrates Christmas a Merry Christmas and to those celebrate Hannakka wishing you a happy one (sorry I misspelled the words
    Jungle46 Jungle46 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 25, 2014

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    The church that I go to say thy Christmas cannot be celebrated because is pagan and so on...same thing with other christian bloggers and base themselves on Jeremiah 10 that...
    Storyguy007 Storyguy007 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    The testimony of the love letter Psalm 119:55 O Lord, I remember Your name in the night, And keep Your law." Ps 119:55 (NASB) I remember, Lord, your ancient laws, and I find...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Do I celebrate Columbus birthday? Idk do the Jews celebrate Hitlers birthday?
    Insan3lyGifted Insan3lyGifted 46-50, M Dec 30, 2014

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    Well. My birthday has passed and so has Christmas. All I really wanted was her. I just don't like confiding in other people. It would have been nice if we could have stayed friends...
    TheIdealisticRealist TheIdealisticRealist 22-25, M Dec 31, 2014

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    Today I celebrate my lips. They are full and soft and they can speak volumes about passion, desire, beauty, craving and contentment without uttering a single word. What do you...
    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 7 Responses Jan 3

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    (1) You'll find me somewhere in London. (2) I'm 16 years old.. Haven't celebrated my birthday for 2 years now.. I have lost all enthusiasm to celebrate it. (3) I've never had a pet...
    ADTRfan ADTRfan 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    gigus gigus 22-25, M Jan 11

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    Difference between a Guru and a Teacher A teacher takes responsibility for your growth. A Guru makes you responsible for your growth. A teacher gives you things you do not have...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 16 Responses Jan 12

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    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 9 Responses 5 days ago

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    lonelysoul1088 lonelysoul1088 26-30, M Dec 25, 2014

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    collegegirl20 collegegirl20 22-25, F Dec 25, 2014

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    Merry Christmas to everyone!!!! Celebrate it or not, I hope you at least have a good day<3
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