I Know Life Is Worth The Risk

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    Polly

    One of my favorite movies is Along Came Polly, an older Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston movie about a man who meets an old school crush after being burned badly in a new marriage. He is afraid of relationship and she is a free spirit with her own commitment issues. I have been...
    jenvice jenvice
    46-50, F
    Aug 30, 2013

    Since the announcement of the tragic death of

    Australian cricketer Phil Hughes I have been reflecting on the risks we take every day in life & how suddenly, like a bolt out of the blue, everything can change. I played cricket for 20 years at a local level ['lived' for it for many of those years] & although the game was not...
    simon0470 simon0470
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 29, 2014

    Taste As Many As You Can

    “Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed...
    jenvice jenvice
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2013

    I think of this song not only

    as a love song, but one person telling another that even if they have known each other for only a little while, they have had an impact. Even if I have known you for only a little while, there is a chance you might mean this much to me. I know you mean this much to someone: a...
    Dereckf Dereckf
    51-55, M
    4 Responses May 15, 2015
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