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    Pain Isn't Forever

         "I only ask to be free.  The butterflies are free."     -     Charles Dickens     Not too much to ask for is it?  The beauty and the carelessness of  those flowers in flight... purposeful though they are... they're free to fly...  not really going...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    Life Is Full Of Walls

    A dim image of peering out of a window at a brightly colored mural declaring rainbows of love and walks through the city zoo, Sitting on the wall, feeling her legs dangling over the cement blocks as she sang with her friend, Sliding down the cold hard wall next to her mother...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses May 27, 2012

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    the sky is blue the ocean is blue I get

    blue does that make life blue
    thebigtexrock thebigtexrock 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 22

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    People strive for approval meanwhile they

    should be striving for recognition.
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 1 Response Feb 24

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    Successful people aint family good.

    Four males. Father. Godfather. Enemy. Mentor. All successful. All fall short in dad or pal department. Thought godfather fantastic. But word is never a dad around. But a great provider and pal. Enemy only gets kid chat for work tips. Wife of enemy...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    Success today is a disease.

    The successful bash those that aint. Mastering business blinds them. They mess up huge. And hurt dozens. But claim success says otherwise. Some claim christian. But bash unfortunates. Some claim professional. But bash like monsters. Some give gifts...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 23

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    Has anybody else noticed

    that a lot of people in this world looks like somebody else? I just realized that I have always noticed this and I have noticed this since I was a kid. Many people in this world share the same facial features and usually are the same in a fundamental level. What a drag. This...
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 Feb 21

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    Omfg whenever I play hide

    and go seek and hide, I always have to go pee! Always. Lol
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    Things Are Looking Up

    "I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings." Gustave Flaubert
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Sep 26, 2013

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    Prices cause crime. Price of gas made some

    go postal. Price of meat makes some steal. No gas leads to busses. Busses lead to discomfort violence. Price of popularity causes postal. Insurance wrecks lives due to price. Tickets drain family. Right before insurance hike does. Lawsuit wins never...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Sep 26

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    Most people here if there looking

    for a friend they either: 1. There in high-school and are lonely (no problem there accept fake accounts with potential rapists) 2. People blatantly trying to get lucky! I'd at least Skype em to make sure there legit before I do anything...
    Crazierz Crazierz 13-15, M Nov 11

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    jessy97 jessy97 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    Have you ever noticed

    that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac? George Carlin
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 6 Responses Nov 23

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    Boredom is responsible

    for plenty. Abuse. Bullying. Crime. Divorce. Egotism. Fokyn. Games. Hatred. Insolence. Jerks. Kookyness Lethargy. Mindlessness. Neglect. Opression. Pranks. Quizzes Racism. Stupidity. Terrorism. Unrulyness. Wickedness...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 22

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    The winter has brought more changes then frosty

    windows and puffy snow. You have grown distant and bitter. I have only seen you this way a few times. Come to think of it I have only seen this behavior when it's the winter. What is it about the winter that has you like this? I don't wanna ask because I don't want to over step...
    Pretending2Smile Pretending2Smile 16-17, M Nov 30

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    Many take pills. Comedian christopher titus

    taught. He reported 63% of families warped. Dysfunctional. Crazy stupid abusive ignorant neglected. What if thats a goal. What if pill makers love that. Yall were duped into medicating kids. And barking at kids. Which breaks them. And then you claim...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 28

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    Chris is successful survivor.

    http://youtu.be/vw5lwK9UAY8
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 28

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    I notice you scratching your butt in the corner

    ewwww, feeling each other in public, farting but acting like it's not you.. I know these things are extremely disgusting and I hate when people do this especially in public. I also notice the type of persons your hiding and could be
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    "If evolution really works,

    how come mothers only have two hands?" - Milton Berle
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response May 11

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    Women act like men if hurt.

    And some men begin to care like women when hurt. A real woman is vastly superior to men. But growing up in business changes them. They disconnect their heart. Shut off messaging from intuition. And act like men. Its sad. Then there are some men who get...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 21

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    Music And Water

        "In every man's heart, there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibration of beauty."     -     Christopher Morley
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 3 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    Strings

    I can say things from behind a guitar without offending somebody, than I can from behind a cup of coffee. I wonder if that's what drives a poet.
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Aug 13, 2013

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    You Don't Have To Be

    I've learned you don't have to be a dreamer or a misfit to understand just how many wonderful things, people, and creation there is in the world to be savored and enjoyed without having to look very far. I wish I understood depression, but I don't.
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 8, 2013

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    Good Neighbors And Friends Are Rare And Priceless

    Yesterday, I attended the funeral of a very good friend. Larry was the kind of man who could be inconspicuous or the life of the party. He was the father of my daughter's best friend and honestly we weren't super close. His personality never jumped out at me though I have heard...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2013

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    I have these different personas inside of me.

    I just listed them kind of spontaneously the other day and I realized that I had hit on something about myself that I really hadn't thought about before. These are the characters that make up who I am. 1) The clown- I love to make people laugh and smile. This is the one who...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 7 Responses Jun 21

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    People Wonder About Manorkill

         Manorkill is a place.  It is a place in the mountains where my mother, father, grandparents, and ancestors back to the early 1800's are buried.  It is where I'll presumably be buried one day too.      I don't know why this place in the Catskills was named Manorkill...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Nov 24, 2011

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    layers

    life is a beautiful giftwrapped in layers and layers,One layer is joythe next may be painOne layer is beginningthe next may be mundaneAnd as we unwrap and unwrap the giftthe best we can hope to find isthe end of the rainbowwhere one can fly free
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 25, 2012

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    Another New Year

         New Year's eve is a great time to feel sentimental about things... particularly if you've been around a while.    It's when you wonder if you're still gonna fit into a fast-changing world.  It's when you decide if you'll get drunk, or make a pot of coffee and curl up...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 7 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    People post loss of pals.

    Loss of health. Loss of happy. Loss of hope. And critics bark at them. For lame reasons. With lame facts. No cures. Never a cure. Usually the jerks bark thats life. Or get over it. But if thats life. And nothing gets fixed. Then the...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 28

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    Dry Wells

        "Love never dies a natural death.  It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source.  It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals.  It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings."         Anais Nin
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 25, 2013

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    Rose Colored Glasses

    Romantic love is a mental illness, but it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw." - Fran Lebowitz Having played that record so many times, I wonder what keeps...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 3 Responses May 21, 2013

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    I like dark coffee now Before it taste nasty

    But I like it With 3 sugars. I prefer hot coffee then hot chocolate
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Oct 6

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    People rather see, hear,

    or think what they want and deny the truth or even logic at that matter. If a banana says it's and apple long enough it'll start to believe it.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 20

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    Love Makes No Plans

    "Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists." - Anita Brookner Seems like everybody's making "choices" these days when it comes to relationships. It's almost amusing. Since when did true...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 7, 2013

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    Parents have done extremes.

    Professionals teach extremes. Extremes dont work. Punishing creates jerks and broken. Spoiling does too. So whats the answer. How do mechanics know what to fix. Experience. Are humans like cars. Yes. So we need people mechanix. But the pill...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 25

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    Hearts And Bodies

           They know things... hearts and bodies do.  You live your life inside your head as you grow older; safe inside our wisdom; but hearts and bodies surprise you sometimes....      It's a good thing... when your heart and body surprise you with a mind of their own...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Apr 24, 2012

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    I've noticed that I'm not

    as ugly as I feel.
    jeaaane jeaaane 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 20

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    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Sep 21

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    Losing and Finding Seems

    as if my life is continually played out somewhere between losing and finding. My shoulder seems to have no trouble "finding" the hard corner of the ill-placed bookcase my sons decided needed to be in the dining room - between me and the refrigerator basically. I have no trouble...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2013

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    "My Father said there are two kinds of people

    in the world: Givers and Takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better." Marlo Thomas
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 26

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    There is an art in finding the worth in loving

    anyway...                               Learn to cherish love with an open heart and hand                                        
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2013

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    Turningofthetides Turningofthetides 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    Some Stories Change and Need to Be Erased

    What is a friend? Is a friend someone who you should give grace even when they cannot understand? I do think a friend is someone you make space for and care about even when they can longer have you in the front row of their life, so to speak. I have erased the original story...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F Mar 1, 2013

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    The system is flawed.

    On purpose. For profit And control. Too much wrong causes violence. Violence causes reaction. Dominant war begins. Alcohol slipped through. But other drugs wont. Seatbelt tickets why. Insurance goes up over seatbelt why. Insurance goes up over...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    Sex became coping. So much crap pushed on us.

    So many deadlines. And quotas. And demands. But climax Well. Some drink. Some do drugs. Maybe climax became one. But drinkers. And gamers. And other addicts bark. So hypocrasy is typical flaw now. As is addiction. So that pill makers stay...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 28

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    Overcrowding is caused.

    Kathleen madigan pointed it out. Policy gives best deal to huge cities. But small towns aint overcrowded.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Sep 26

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    My Nightmares Are As A Train,

    They Become Smaller As It Pulls Away
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2013

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    Respect is demanded. The successful demand

    respect. They never earned it. Some veterans did. Some disabled did. But disabled rarely get any. We broke. We tried and broke. Companies break people. Neighborhoods do too. Those not broken are praised. But the breaking aint removed. And the...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    We are pushed to want more.

    We are needy. My mentor is old. Losing sight. Wanting to be a hero. Or right. Never happy unless agreed with. Always needing to supply answers. And mean if we dont agree. Most in society are that way. Abuse of power is seen in them. You give and...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 21

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    People think I'm a softy

    and treat me like I'm something adorably special since my face is always blank and shy with no emotion and people are like wow I never knew u do Hiphop and your really good and I'm like why and they go because your like soft and shy and I am also nice since I am honest and...
    FlyingAwayAndFallingApart FlyingAwayAndFallingApart 18-21, F Sep 20

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    Circumcision is one of the heated topics

    debated about and I noticed that from stories I have read pro-foreskin people keep saying "Let the boy grow up and make the decision himself if he wants to get cut" but when a guy who's in his 20's or so on mentions that they want to get circumcised some of the females replies...
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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