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I Collect Gemstones and Rings

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    Mmm.. Love Gemstones

    For about 15 years now i have collected crystals and gemstones.  Most of the crystals i have found have been in Tasmania in the mountains. Id walk along and see a shiny object,  Most of the time its some sort of crystal.  Rose, Smokey and clear crystals i have...
    marcoise marcoise 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    Trying to Collect Them All!

    For about two years now, I have avidly started to collect gemstones and rings. I usuallly am able to purchase my collectibles through Ebay;either by winning auction,or just buying the item form one of the their stores they have on Ebay.At times I have purchased items...
    malevirgin37 malevirgin37 36-40 1 Response Aug 2, 2009

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    Sapphires

    I love sapphires and collect them in jewelry, as art, raw and polished.  I love sapphires and have them throughout my house.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 1, 2009

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    Rings And Things!

    I have been collecting gemstone rings since 8th grade.  My grandfather got me a garnet ring and I have loved rings ever since.  Well, all jewelry really, but I still have a weakness for rings.     One of my favorites is an alexandrite ring I ...
    patchworkofmistakes patchworkofmistakes 26-30, F Dec 19, 2009

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    I'm New To This Hobby!

      Hi,  everyone!  I've always had a passion for gemstones and unique rocks and minerals, but this is the first year I've really gotten serious about a gemstone collection.  I'm buying one gemstone per year - most of the ones I really like are the oddball ones...
    Preciousgems Preciousgems 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 16, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I have a bunch if gemstones and crystals I've slowly collected them for around 12+ years. My only fail is that I don't properly know how to use them for the properties that they...
    itscake itscake 22-25, F a week ago

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    Gemstones and Crystals shine out bright they carry extreme properties, to help with ailments and indeed try to balance emotions. We are all attached to a gemstone through our...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I love citrine and have all manor of crystals rocks and gemstones around my home. I don't know if they really have any mystical or healing properties to them. They might. Science...
    Discomfited Discomfited 31-35, F Aug 12

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    What a find...I was walking outside the mall and came across a guy sitting on a bench waiting for the bus. I noticed his toe ring on his left middle toe. He had just taken his...
    beachfoot12 beachfoot12 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 3

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    I collect games and i know this is insane but im currently at 3415 games. The reason i know that is i keep a database of them. Its also a hobby of mine, i call it the dorkabase lol...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M Aug 2

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    I read the Hobbit as a teenager and I loved it. But it was years later when I read The Lord of the Rings books. When I heard they were making them into movies I wanted to read them...
    MonkeyButler25 MonkeyButler25 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    I love toe rings - I have 5 that I love to wear with my toes painted, in thong flat sandals or my open-toe wedges. I'm a guy - but I love having pretty feet and toes!!
    steve66oh steve66oh 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    Ever since I was of grammar school age I loved learning, and I come from a traditional two parent home where my father worked and my mother stayed home. Both of my parents had the...
    PaleRyder PaleRyder 51-55, M Aug 7

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    Started collecting the original Motown singles around twenty years ago. Some I'm amazed at! To me they are a part of something I grew up with. Ran into a girl recently at a record...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Aug 10

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    Ive always been fascinated by different flags both past and present. so starting in grade 6 ive built up a collection of different flags currently at 50+ countries right now and...
    zim93boy zim93boy 18-21, M Jul 27

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    I have a large collection of swords already i am going to have the widest and rarest collection possible I already have some pretty rare swords
    Unsettledteen Unsettledteen 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 6

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    My CD collection is my favourite thing. I love it so much. I'm always working on it and feel a strong sense of pride when I have every cd that a band or artist has released. It...
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 16-17, F Jul 25

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    Have you ever known a man who makes it his hobby to collect women?
    SoliloquyAside SoliloquyAside 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    ○ him England collective cramps, showing the importance of the doctor's.○ This doctor before playing drinking twenty-two?○ England team doctor injured FIFA 14 Coins in Italy...
    fifacoins123 fifacoins123 22-25, F Jul 29

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    One of the things i really look forward to when going to beaches, is the myraid of sea shells am exposed to, i look for the ones which will have sea shells, i dont go to the...
    swatster swatster 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    I just like to collect pictures from the internet and just keep them cause sometimes, some of those picture makes me smile :)
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Aug 1

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    I have 6 so far, which are a Swiss army knife (huntsman model) , Leatherman wingman, a black tactical balisong, an enlan folder with wooden scales, a gerber ripstop 1, and a...
    Bassmasters Bassmasters 13-15, M Aug 8

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    I collect heavy metal vinyl
    InSolitude13 InSolitude13 26-30, M Aug 10

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    I really wanted to collect make up i I don't know where to start. I want to buy but its too expensive :(
    23mil23 23mil23 18-21, F Aug 11

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    Oh, I know EXACTLY what I'm doing by collecting all these groups... $_$
    ThatAwkwardPanda ThatAwkwardPanda 13-15 Aug 13

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    I remember when I was at high school, i used to collect a lot of quotes i found on books i read. One of them i recall now is about mother-in-laws. "The mother-in-laws are like...
    mag7rnd mag7rnd 36-40, F Aug 14

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    Right now my the jewels of my collection are my Spyderco 911 Rescue with steel from the World Trade Center's South Tower imbedded in the handle. 2 William Henry Knives limited...
    Khaytor Khaytor 36-40, M Aug 14

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    I fancy myself a collector of people. I think I'm able to have friends in the sense that they must entertain me in one way or another or be interesting in some facet of their...
    TheKidDownTheStreet TheKidDownTheStreet 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    My the only guy that likes jewelry, because my friend called me gay beuz of it and I'm not
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 12

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    Being a male is the matter of birth, being a man is the matter of age; But being a gentleman is the matter of choice.
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    The movies are cool, never read the books but my favourite characters are legolas and gimli.
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I read it and the hobbit too. It seems like a whole other life has passed since i read it. i barely got through it sane lol. maybe i will again but not anytime soon. just too busy...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    These books, along with The Hobbit, were my best friends growing up! I've probably read them at least 20 times to date, and the story never gets old. Tolkien was a genius, as well...
    Shardsofsorrow Shardsofsorrow 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 7

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    Yeah, i am a big fan. I love the magical aspect of it, it is just amazing . My favorite character is Smeagol. He is just so cute, i love him. And BTW i have the one thing to rule...
    MayaMoonShadow MayaMoonShadow 16-17, F Aug 11

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    Samwise Gamgee.....One tiny Hobbit against all the evil the world could muster. A sane being would have given up, but Samwise burned with a magnificent madness, a glowing obsession...
    indigoeyes22 indigoeyes22 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    “maybe it’s not about the length of time you’ve known someone; maybe it’s about instant recognition on an unconscious level, our souls know each other.” - S.E. Hall.
    vikiii vikiii 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    One way to remember who you are is to remember who your heroes are.Steve Jobs.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    "Patience and fortitude conquer all things." ─Ralph Waldo Emerson
    1cuddlyguy 1cuddlyguy 31-35, M Jul 23

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    I have monsters in the closet by mayday parade and I got two free CDS yesterday at warped tour. I want to buy all of mayday parade, all time low, fall out boy and you me at six Cds...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F Jul 23

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    Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice, Doggie..." until you can find a rock.
    EruIluvatar EruIluvatar 70+, F Jul 24

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    I don't want the world to see me Cause I don't think that they'd understand When everything's made to be broken I just want you to know who I am..
    Starz93 Starz93 18-21, F Jul 24

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    "Experience, that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn". C. S. Lewis This quote has applied to my life more than any other I've read
    visionofvenus visionofvenus 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I guess this is why most of the debates (not just on the internet) end up without a result. You cannot approach people who think differently with reason and logic if they don't...
    RickMason RickMason 16-17, M Jul 25

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    Okay loves here's my newest edit. I'm trying out song lyrics instead and it turns it way better.
    BrokenBellaBixtch BrokenBellaBixtch 13-15, F Jul 25

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    “some nights i wonder if the stars watch us the same way we watch them, other nights i think of you, and i'm sure of it.” - Beau Taplin.
    vikiii vikiii 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Southern Mail...
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    "People cry not because they're weak, but because they've been strong for too long".
    TheLongestFrickinUsernameOnEp TheLongestFrickinUsernameOnEp 18-21, M Jul 27

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