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I Collect Stamps

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    2013 Chinese Snake Year Stamps

    The 2013 Stamps of Chinese Snake Year started to sole on 5th,Jan. up to 8th,Jan the price of the stamp raised 20 times In fact there are many other country public the Stamps to celeberate the Snake year, if you like to see these stamps. pls visit my blog. I am too lazy to make...
    cookiekong cookiekong 31-35, F Jan 18, 2013

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    Lost Interest

    Well, used to. I have this big book full of them. All very pretty. I think the book's on my shelf now, I haven't touched it for a few months now. Other things got in the way and I lost most of my interest in it.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Mar 20, 2008

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    Stamp Of PSY Gangnam Style

    Since the song and dance of PSY Gangnam Style was popular all over the world, The Korean Post Office published the Stamp on Feb 18,2013. Would you like to collect them? ************************************************** Recommend Story: Fishing In Ocean EP Link Lanshowcase...
    cookiekong cookiekong 31-35, F Mar 1, 2013

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    I used to collect stamps

    as a kid and I continued off and on as an adult. The last year or so I have really gotten things organized and I am really enjoying the hobby-like I did as a kid.
    volgonrule volgonrule 46-50, M Feb 12

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    About Me - An Introduction

     7/31/2009   Stamp collecting, the king of hobbies and the hobby of kings, is also a laughable hobby and an embarrassing confession for many of us.   My collection is mostly tucked away in a closet.  Some of it is in a plastic storage bin in the basement...
    carolouise carolouise 56-60, F Jul 31, 2009

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    Selling.

    Guys I am a 23 year old guy from Chennai,India. I have been collecting stamps since my childhood and i have about 1000-1200 of them. I am selling off my whole collection as i have got a seat in a university in Italy. I wont be able to continue my hobby there. So interested buyers...
    rambojohn93 rambojohn93 26-30, M Mar 7, 2012

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    Started When I Was A Kid...

    The first stamps I received to start my collection were from my paternal grandmother. I instantly fell in love with the hobby! Ever since then, I collected every envelope, post card, and scrap of paper with a stamp on it to add to my collection. As I aged, and started to earn...
    ChillDread ChillDread 36-40 May 1, 2012

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    An Update

     Welcome ZombieKitty.  It’s great to read a new story here.  Your avatar caught my eye, because I love Hello Kitty.  I recently acquired two used Hello Kitty postage stamps from Japan at a meeting of my local stamp club.  One has a pink background...
    carolouise carolouise 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2009

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    Scented Stamp Peach Blossom

    2013-Mar-16, China publiced the peach blossom stamps with the flower scent. Since the stamp with scent is not a new product in the world , but this is the fist publishment of scented stamp in China , the value of the stamps is ttl  RMB13.90 12 stype of the peach blossom...
    cookiekong cookiekong 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 14, 2013

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    Just First Day Issues Now

    But I used to collect United States stamps and stamps from around the world. I still have them, but I focus more on First Day Issues. I enjoy the history of older stamps. I also enjoy the communication by snail mail I have to do, in order to get a First Day issue stamp sent to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 19, 2009

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    Started As A Time Burner..

    Became a fun hobby. Since starting 6 years ago, I have amassed quite a collection. My specialty areas are as follows: Ships/Boats Planes/Space Craft Butterflies Tuberculosis/Malaria stamps Popes Stamps on Stamps Middle East (esp. Turkey, Iraq, Egypt...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M Jun 11, 2012

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    Collected Them - But Then Used Them For Postage.

    I sort of got interested just because my Dad worked at the Post Office. But collecting first day stamps and commemoratives got to be a bigger deal for me when I was courting my first wife back before e-mail existed. We were about 500 miles apart and our courtship lasted about a...
    CFOM CFOM 70+, M 1 Response Jul 17, 2011

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    Related Experiences

      I love nature collections, I currently have a large butterfly collection, shell collection, skull collection of different animals, a beetle collection and a collection...
    mwally69 mwally69 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    I'll collect all kinds of dolls that goes for all kinds of Barbie dolls and my little pony equestrian dolls and I also collect small and medium stuffed Plush dolls such as bears...
    2PrincessGirlsPonyTails24 2PrincessGirlsPonyTails24 46-50, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Been collecting the collection since 2005, first was a couple Fellini's Amarcord and Juliet of the Spirits, latest addition was The Essential Jacques Demy, and in the horzon later...
    Nest37 Nest37 36-40, M Aug 27

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    I keep a folder with quotes I have collected over time. Here is one I especially like. Guess who said it! "Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy."
    KnightMoves KnightMoves 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 28

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    I'll be blunt about it: Amassing tens and hundreds of people never mattered to me in real life and it doesn't online. I question people who do that. Like, are you that insecure...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F Aug 30

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    I love John maus and his contributions to animal collective
    whitelight411 whitelight411 18-21, F Sep 6

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    I love Rend Collective! Two of my fave songs are Build Your Kingdom Here and My Lighthouse!!!!!!!
    LeahlovesGod LeahlovesGod 16-17, F Sep 8

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    Boxes of things. My 1/4 of the basement filled with boxes and "special" items from my childhood I would like my children to grow up with an in my bedroom one entire wall and part...
    CleverSiri CleverSiri 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I just swallowed a bunch of scrabble tiles so my next crap might spell disaster. John Kerry
    Johndoe10000 Johndoe10000 46-50, M 18 hrs ago

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    If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. Dr. Wayne Dyer
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21 1 Response 38 mins ago

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    When there’s something you really want, fight for it, don’t give up no matter how hopeless it seems. And when you’ve lost hope, ask yourself if 10 years from now, you’re...
    Isntitironic Isntitironic 31-35, F 32 mins ago

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    I like my anonymity here. Friends get to see more of me. I know that there are people in real life that know I am here, so I have to trust you before I let you in. You could be...
    Heellover Heellover 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    Probably not the kind you're thinking of Ciel Sebastian Edward England and miku
    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F Aug 17

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    Too many people in the world to let one person keep you down.. Smile life is too short to be anything but happy . 😊
    Dimforest Dimforest 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Liar liar liar he lies she lies it's a never ending cycle of chaos
    sapphire601 sapphire601 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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    "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but you mean your mother." ~ Anon ~
    cheleshere cheleshere 66-70, F Aug 19

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    “Sadness gives depth. Happiness gives height. Sadness gives roots. Happiness gives branches. Happiness is like a tree going into the sky, and sadness is like the roots going down...
    AnnySunshine AnnySunshine 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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    No one is so old as to think he cannot live one more year. Cicero
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    "Dread of disaster makes everybody act in the very way that increases the disaster." - Bertrand Russell
    GrumpyMe GrumpyMe 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    "Above all, don't lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point where he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F Aug 21

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    "I want to love you wildly. I don't want words, but inarticulate cries, meaningless, from the bottom of my most primitive being, that flow from my belly like honey. A piercing joy...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F Aug 21

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    In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but the providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains...
    Countrycutie2098 Countrycutie2098 18-21, F Aug 21

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    If everybody is thinking alike then somebody isn't thinking. ~George S. Patton
    Gennee Gennee 61-65, T Aug 21

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    My emotions right now: You wanna gossip about me? Let the fighting begin👊 You have 2 faces, the pretty face, and the ugly face✌ Get over your self👌 I have different...
    xTorix xTorix 13-15, F Aug 21

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    "Every time you come to mind, I realize I am smiling" "Remember three things: 1. I'm here 2. I'll wait 3. I love you more than anything" "I'm still hoping it's you and me in the...
    Godsmack23 Godsmack23 31-35, M Aug 22

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    I love buying old videogames and computer games. I want to get some old computers and records and a record player, maybe a typewriter cause I love to write!
    notuh notuh 31-35, M Aug 22

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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 Aug 23

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    true
    becarae becarae 26-30, F Aug 23

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    Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better. Samuel Beckett
    shaunrain shaunrain 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    "Unless it is mad, passionate, extraordinary love, it's a waste of time. There are too many mediocre things in life. Love should not be one of them."
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    The feeling of being loved is trivial, as there is no greater joy than loving others.
    loveVictorandDumas loveVictorandDumas 16-17, F Aug 24

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    A guy and a girl can be just friends, but at one point or another, they will fall for each other...Maybe temporarily, maybe at the wrong time, maybe too late, or maybe forever
    cheatingcouple cheatingcouple 36-40 1 Response Aug 25

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    "Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Just walk beside me, and be my friend." -Albert Camus
    Midnightchorus Midnightchorus 18-21, M Aug 25

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    "When a man treats his woman like a Princess, it is a proof that he has been raised by a Queen."
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 26

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    “Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    This is from somewhere so tell me what u all think: Old people are like shooting stars They are both beautiful and precious They both bring light and joy to younger hearts But...
    augustblue augustblue 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 27

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