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I Like to Lie Outside and Watch the Stars

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    I like to float in my pool at night

    and gaze at the stars :-) ..it's one of my things haha x
    rockyj rockyj 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 21, 2014

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    There's something special about stars.

    . But it'll be perfect when you stay beside me.. :)
    yalalast yalalast 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 19, 2014

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    I think that i get the most power mental

    and emotional sitmulation and insight when i look at the stars. stargazing really helps me either let go of my bad emotions that have been clouding my mind (somtimes i even go into sobbing fits to relieve emotional stress, tbh) or give me some form of meditation that lets me...
    a1uM1nuM448 a1uM1nuM448 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 12, 2014

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    It's so strange to think about how it was over

    a year ago that we stargazed. August 12th, 4 am. I even remember the spot where we parked. I remember you saying that you wanted to kiss me, and I remember you doing it before I could say yes or no. You knew already that I was wrapped around your finger by then. I remember it...
    okjackie okjackie 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2014

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    The stars give me a sense of hope.

    Not in a cliché and cheesy way. Just in the sense that when i look up at them they remind me that there is much more, and that can be interpreted to mean anything you need it to.
    cypressjon cypressjon 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2014

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    I think it's beautiful.

    I hate that I can't see the stars sometimes because of light pollution and clouds. I could lie for hours watching the stars.
    ThePastRiddlesMyMind ThePastRiddlesMyMind 16-17, F 3 Responses May 25, 2014

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    It's so refreshing, it just makes all your

    problems feel much smaller and more manageable :) makes you feel freer
    ThunderAndRain123 ThunderAndRain123 22-25 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    Originially from Los Angeles,

    but lived in North Carolina for 6 years. A small town out in the country you can see the entire Milky Way stream across the sky! It's amazing beautiful. Especially whenyou have a meteor shower!
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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    Stars..

    My fiance and I have a thing about stars. Star gazing together is a special time we enjoy every night when he is home. As he is in the army it is a special thing with us that no matter where he is, we are both staring @ the same sky. So stars will always be an important part...
    HalfMyHeart HalfMyHeart 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2007

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    so I came home from a night out

    once with my girlfriend and happened to look up, before walking through the door. I'd been doing some astrophotography the previous day as there was no moon. anyway the stars were beautiful: we live away from the city so don't have too much light pollution and this evening was...
    jahosijhs jahosijhs 26-30, M Oct 22, 2014

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    gwenllian gwenllian 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 10, 2014

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    it may be cold and it might be windy

    but it's a very starry night in South Yorkshire tonight, well worth a look, but wrap up warm!
    dvd0607 dvd0607 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Think i could do with a peaceful night looking

    at the stars 🌟want to be a million miles away today.
    Tinker88 Tinker88 26-30, F Apr 30, 2014

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    Break Out From Artificial Light And Embrace The Universe And The Firament

    If you are city folk please find the time to escape and find a place where our world, the one that hosts our existence, is free of all artificial light. Get cosy with family or friends and lay back for the greatest show off Earth. When an unencumbered Universe becomes your...
    AngeGardien AngeGardien 51-55, M 4 Responses Sep 10, 2013

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    ladyvalo ladyvalo 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 14, 2014

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    I used to live in a house

    where part of the roof was flat so it was easy to climb on :) I would go up there every night and just lay there and watch the stars. :) Sometimes i go out to places far from the city to watch them X) The stars never cease to amaze me :)
    Batsandstars Batsandstars 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 26, 2014

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    I love love love to just lie under the stars

    during the summer, i'd have to rate it in my top 10 favorite things... if its summer where you live, call me up and i'll fly down, just to look up at the stars with you .
    zoenotzoey zoenotzoey 13-15, F Sep 18, 2014

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    Huhu yeap :)) One reason

    why I joined an astronomy org in out university <3 Stars <3
    ashlyn110 ashlyn110 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    I love living where I do.

    There are always stars at night.
    jess31114 jess31114 18-21, F Aug 1, 2014

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    I can't sleep.. I've spent the last 30 mins out

    on my deck, fighting off those darn mozzies and just staring up at the night time sky with a blanket and pillow... Thanks temperamental Australian weather for being nice tonight!!
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 16

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    It's the most amazing feeling to look up at the

    stars and feel that we are all insignificant, compared to the infinite space surrounding us...
    Jennyboii Jennyboii 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 2, 2014

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    There is something about seeing a complete

    enormous canvas of stars to put some things into perspective or take away the weight of the world. With all its beauty and mystery, I think that we all could do with taking that little bit of time out of our evening just to stop and realise that we are only a small part of...
    NewDay NewDay 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    I love doing this. Layed down

    and just looked up, see the stars. This was always so calming and peaceful. I would do so in my front yard. I layed next to my mother, it was great. Felt so close to her. We would look at the stars for hours. Unfortunately where I am now, I can't lay in my front yard...
    Luuz Luuz 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 30

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    Listening to Chopin under the stars.

    ...I believe I have entered heaven!
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 15 Responses Jan 23

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    I love laying in the grass

    and watching the stars. I usually just grab a beach towel and lay out by the flower box. It's the perfect way to relax and calm down after a hard day.
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2014

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    My Aunt taught me how to stargaze

    when I was little and the night sky always reminds me of her. We live in different countries now and I haven't seen her for years but I feel so close to her when I see the stars. It's so easy for me to get lost in a starry sky and to this day shooting stars amaze me. I love it...
    InfiniteSunshine InfiniteSunshine 26-30, F Aug 29, 2014

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    I like to so much that I have Glow-in-the-Dark

    stars all over my bed area. I like to look at them all the time. But I love to go outside and lay down in the grass and just star gaze. It's so mystifying and breathtakingly beautiful. The night sky always has me in awe.
    VanessaOlvera VanessaOlvera 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 13, 2014

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    because it reminds me how tiny

    and insignificant my problems ar🌟✨💫
    shygal16 shygal16 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    Don't miss Venus for the next few months

    especially in the northern hemisphere its far out from the sun now and almost as high as it gets in the sky. Its in Taurus during April 2015 and in May 2015 it will be in Gemini and set about 4 hours after the sun. After that Venus will lose altitude as the sun gets toward...
    louisetiger1 louisetiger1 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm in the province right now,

    on the beach, away from the smog, the pollution, the city noise and staring at a very clear sky with gazillions of stars shining so brightly! THIS IS HEAVEN!!! I've never witnessed the planet Venus shine like an ever changing Chinese character emitting in a blastful of colors...
    sugarpuma sugarpuma 31-35, F 1 Response May 18, 2014

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    I love the song cowboy take me away by Dixie

    Chick. "I want to lay on a pillow of blue bonnets and a blanket made of stars"I love the fresh southern air lightning bugs and all the stars you can see in the open country Texas sky!
    Klcataldo Klcataldo 18-21, F Aug 12, 2014

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    Driving home with my daughter (in Illinois)

    late in the afternoon on Dec 26, we were incredibly lucky to see a falling meteor. It was an amazing green color with a yellow/white tail and it was pulsating. It only lasted 10 seconds or less, but it was incredibly bright against the dark sky. I first thought it was a crashing...
    ToothlessOne ToothlessOne 70+, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2013

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    You'd be amazed at some of the stuff you can

    see. Even without binoculars or telescopes!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 9

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    God's Angels

    When I was a child, I was taught that the stars represented God's angels who always looked out for us.  We didn't see them in the day time because of the sun but that they were still there watching over us.  When my mother died even though her body went into the ground, her...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords 56-60, M 7 Responses Oct 21, 2011

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    its so peaceful to do this.

    ...night,silence ,thoughts of someone and counting of stars while seeing dark sky with shinning stars
    deephuman deephuman 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 22, 2014

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    Last night, I sat outside on my porch swing,

    thinking about how ill never see it again and as always I fell asleep looking at the stars and dreaming I could be one of them, always shining, and being happy, and never crying because stars dont cry!
    shortfry3 shortfry3 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 31

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    I need to find someone

    who loves watching the stars as much as I do. Some how I get deep in thought when I'm lying there looking at the stars. I get the reason of life until I get up and forget everything I just thought about.
    LittleMissUnknown LittleMissUnknown 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 24, 2014

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    The Fairy Tale Life Of Pu-edam And Pu-edam-osla

    Pu-Edam loved her man more than anything. Truly. She did. Life with him was the epitome of everything she had ever hoped for and prayed for and worked for. He was in every thought. She was always near him, and she always smiled lovingly into his eyes. She loved him dearly and...
    nelladell nelladell 66-70, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2011

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    If it wouldn't be soo freezing in Cardiff I

    would kiss my fiance under stars like we used to in summer when in middle of the night he took me out in Plymouth and we were at the hoe sitting on the grass enjoying cute moment together. The moon was shining at the sea and sky was clear. Eh I quess I need to wait few more...
    couture2411 couture2411 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    I have had many remarkable stargazing

    experiences while traveling and at home. For me the most meaningful experience happened during a trip to Tunisia in March 2004. I traveled with my cousin by 4x4 to a camp in the Sahara. That night, a group of nomadic Bedouins were playing music by a fire near the camp. After a...
    AllForTheLoveOfEntropy AllForTheLoveOfEntropy 36-40, F Aug 16, 2014

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    Sparkly Dots :)

    I love to lay down in the field of my grandpa's place. I like to be alone and stare up at the sky like I can't do that in the city where I live. I love to feel free thinking and clearing my thoughts. No body never comes with me and look at the stars with me. It's just what I like...
    XxTeresaaBoooxx XxTeresaaBoooxx 16-17, F 10 Responses Oct 12, 2013

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    I love sitting out on a summer evening away

    from the lights of the town at our caravan light the barby get a glass of wine and sit and watch the wild life and look out at the starry sky . At home we cannot do this due to light pollution from the lights of the town .
    nakednudist nakednudist 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    Once when we were camping in Tanzania,

    Africa...we were in the middle of the jungle as the plan was to wake early to see lions at dawn and we were up late telling stories with my friends and their young kids........it was a long time ago, maybe 15 years ago. But I remember looking up into the night sky and seeing...
    lass1 lass1 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    I love it, I love space!

    Anything and everything to do with it. Im a nerd.
    johnm07 johnm07 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 28, 2014

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    Just How Many Planets Are There?

    I was listening to Astronomycast news this morning. Of the many things they discussed was the fact that the science behind finding exoplanets is getting better almost daily. I remember when we first discovered a planet orbiting around another star. It was such a big deal. Now we...
    FlauntTheImperfections FlauntTheImperfections 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 29, 2012

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    I want to go to view the stars at night.

    There are places near me that offer free telescope viewing on weekends. Have you explored the sky through a telescope?
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 24

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