I Like The Simple Things In Life

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    There's nothing I cherish more

    than siting down with my father and uncle, re-stringing my guitar, out in the country. Especially on a Sunday afternoon, mom and grandma actually getting along, the kids playing with the dog somewhere on the farm, sister buzzing about getting ready for a date etc The simple...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 19, 2015

    QUOTE: I fall in love regularly,

    with each person whom passes me in the streets, or who sits beside me on the bus. Not in the romantic way; No, we hardly even speak a word to each other. But I sit, quietly observing all of their body language and all of their expressions. Their smiles and gestures; the way they...
    TheGirlYouNeverKnew TheGirlYouNeverKnew
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2015

    Standing and waiting

    for the yellow mobile human mailbox to come pick me up and deliver me to my proper destination.. when I saw how pink my socks were. Out of my whole outfit.. that pink stood out. Random thought I know but what I realized was how it made me smile. I'm such an odd person at...
    mercifulpennies mercifulpennies
    22-25, F
    Apr 22, 2015

    I think people confuse simple with cheap.

    Simple doesn't not always mean cheap....simple can be bringing a bottle of wine, a couple glasses and cheese in a cooler with you on a hike and enjoying them with someone special while you watch the sunset.... Making love on an exotic beach... Sitting by the fire while listening...
    Passionfruit101 Passionfruit101
    22-25, F
    Dec 28, 2015
    Jeansgirl3200 Jeansgirl3200
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Jul 12, 2015

    I just finished an hour session of

    self-practice-- if I may call it that, on my organ. Playing the organ.. gives me this feeling that I can describe but my description won't do it justice. I guess I can say that playing gives me this warm feeling inside. Playing the organ and playing beautiful pieces of music...
    mercifulpennies mercifulpennies
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 30, 2015

    Towels right out of the dryer.

    My cat purring as he falls asleep in my lap. The sound of rain on the roof. Snow days. Yard sales. Sleeping in. Flowers. The smell and sound of the ocean. A mug of tea. A really well made cup of coffee. Things on sale. Giving compliments.
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia
    31-35, F
    Oct 3, 2014

    The little things that make you make you pause

    and say, "Life ain't all that bad". People who are a breath of fresh air after spending a lot of time in polluted environments and exhausting atmospheres. Places that remind you that everything you have to put up with is worth it, even if for that moment. Things that inspire you...
    Logic34 Logic34
    36-40, M
    Jul 9, 2015

    I like the simple things in life.

    . one of which is a simple person.
    mercifulpennies mercifulpennies
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 22, 2015
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