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I Enjoy a Good Hammock

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    Yepp

     Hammocks make me happy. I think because of the funny stories my uncle told about them. 
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 26, 2008

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    Fond Memories

    We had a stand alone hammock that every so often my parents would put into the backyard for me to lay in.  I remember it well.  Feeling the sunshine on my face...the breeze gently shoving me back & forth.  I miss that feeling terribly when I just want to rest...
    debmichelle debmichelle 36-40 May 29, 2008

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    AHHH Childhood Memories

    I love relaxing with in a hammock because it reminds me of my dad.  He used to have a huge hammock between the Oak trees in our yard growing up.  I would pile in to the hammock with my dog Bobbie, my dad and a good book which we would take turns reading to one...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    Love!

    mmm, i love hammocks! they cradle you just right and allow you to rock yourself, like you're your own baby! i wish i had trees so that i could have my very own.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2008

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    Re: Memories About Childhood.

    I remember when I was about 1 when I learned how to walk. I remember I fell down and got up. I learned how to talk when I was about 2 to 3 years old. I'm a slow talk. When my mom was in labor. My dad's parents didn't how to make a quick decisions. The labor drag on for two days...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2008

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    Specially When I Feel Tranquillity

    Is there more comfort?? For me not. Laying in hammock on the verandah, reading a book, listening to music, enjoying the nature, sleeping or spending the time with someone special in a huge one by the beach...mmmm, just paradise!!!      
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Sep 20, 2008

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    In the Backyard

    It's between these two poles that hold up the little grape vine. But as I'm travelling away from home for nine months, I haven't gotten a chance to use it in a long time! But I do enjoy a good hammock, especially if I can set up everything I need on a table right...
    Kaleidoughscope Kaleidoughscope 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    2 Hammocks

    its too cold out now, but i do have 2 hammocks. my favorite one looks just like the one in the logo. its probably mexican and is all rainbow colors.  i dont lay in is usually; i sit in it and swing. its between 2 trees and i talk to the trees sometimes. right now i...
    kittten kittten 46-50, F Jan 13, 2008

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    Location Location Location...

    We have 2 hammocks... they are the best things ever... they are tied between two huge oak trees on the ridge next to the river... it's absolutely gorgeous there...  I can sit there and read or take a nap... the kids LOVE getting in them and swinging on them...
    phidget phidget 31-35, F May 27, 2008

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    Bug Free Hammock Lovin'

    In the middle of summer, I stumbled across a heck of a deal on a double wide, traditional hammock. I snatched it up without thinking anything but MINE. When I got home, my husband was less excited than I was. Probably because he remembered the last hammock I...
    SavannahJoy SavannahJoy 41-45, F Sep 13, 2009

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    Hammocks

    i don't remember my uncle talkin about hammocks ido love hammocks too my back alwasys hurts i can hardly sit or sit up comfortably anymore
    Segaaa Segaaa 51-55, T Sep 27, 2008

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    What a Great Invention For Me

    I think it was invented for me. When I go into it what a fun. After third attempt and some bruises from 360 degrees turns and twist I am finally in. Then I realize why is it for me. YOU CAN'T GET OUT OF IT! LOL So I had to stay in it till somebody is forcing me to get out or my...
    KIK KIK 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 9, 2008

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    And If You Fall Asleep...

    Its hard not to fall asleep in a rocking hammock, but I try not to move to one side. I've gotten hammock rope dents on the left side of my face before...no fun.
    Shayndel Shayndel 26-30, F Sep 26, 2008

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