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I Dont Come From the Land Down Under

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    But I Would Be Proud to Have

                          I have many friends from there. There are some from there who have moved to America from there and some from America that moved to Australia. I...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 10 Responses Jul 4, 2009

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    Upside Down Inside Out World Is Turning

    A recent incident at Melbourne airport left us shocked and ashamed. The airport was crowded with weekend passengers. We travel alot but have not flown on a weekend for a while. We were flying to Dubai via Singapore. I cleared security first because I did not have a lot of stuff...
    Duchessforthright Duchessforthright 46-50 8 Responses Apr 3, 2012

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    My Sweetheart.

    very recently i got introduced to a lady who is very beautiful and lovely. she is simple by nature but very argumentative. but love her very much. she lives in the natural surroundings ocean and she is extremely wonderful. i love my girl friend so much that i have forgotten...
    rod1944 rod1944 56-60, M 4 Responses Jul 22, 2011

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    ...where Women Glow and Men Plunder

    Can't seem now to get that Men at Work tune out of my head. I got to hang out with with a bunch of Australians for a couple summers, including the one when "Down Under" was at the top of the charts.  Needless to say, I heard that song played several times a day...
    gladiate gladiate 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 24, 2009

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    To Me

    the Land Down Under has more of a metaphoric/hyperbolic meaning, and I most DEFINITELY am NOT from there. I am from the Big Bright Sunny Beautiful LAND ABOVE.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 2 Responses Jul 8, 2009

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