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I Live By the Ocean

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    Within 5 Miles

    I love the fact that when the wind blows from the east I can smell it. *smiles*
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F Feb 9, 2009

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    Malibu Rules

    my dad recently bought a house in the malibu colony its so beautiful so we go there on weekends
    Donnamoss88 Donnamoss88 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1, 2009

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    Only Place To Live

    I love the water and don't think that I could live very far from the ocean I just enjoy all the activies that I do living her
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 9, 2010

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    Florida

    Well... no matter which way you go there it is hehe. I'm not too far from the ocean but the only chances that I get to go there are at night time. I love the ocean and I love the beach... a necessity wherever you live :) or atleast water of some sort.
    Xeno Xeno 26-30, M 5 Responses Sep 2, 2007

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    Live By the Ocean

    I grew up by the ocean in ca.-- now my kids are doing the same in Fl.   We love it!!!!!!
    kimberley4 kimberley4 41-45, F Mar 21, 2008

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    Furbo

    Iv lived beside the sea for 19 years most of my life, when i was small i always wondered about it, played in it, eat from it. so i decided to aways have somethind to do with it, now i work with it as sceinist raising fish and other annimals. When the sea has a bad day so do you...
    maraconor maraconor 18-21, M Jan 31, 2008

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    Indeed I Do

    living by the ocean is indeed a great blessing that has been bestowed upon me. each morning i wake up tired, and unmotivated to go through another day at work, but as soon as i step outside and breath that sea air and see that dark blue ocean fading into a light blue sky, i am...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 19, 2008

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    Love the Ocean

    I brew  up by the ocean, and still live by it.  I love to have my windows open at night and hear the waves! I love to be in the sun, its like it keeps my mine alive and happy!!
    hotbianca hotbianca 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2008

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    I Thought It Was a Dream For Retirement, But I'm In My Twenties.

    I live oceanfront on Maui with a spectacular view of the harbor and the entire northshore. It's odd to think how I got here, four years ago with a bookbag on my back and a hundred bucks in my pocket. When I was a child, I went to the beach in Virginia and North Carolina with my...
    rainifel rainifel 26-30, F May 2, 2009

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    Calming

    Well sorta… Does the Gulf of Mexico count? I can make it to the Atlantic Coast in a few hours so technically both. I love being surrounded by water though. It’s just clean and refreshing and always humid (can be good and bad). Of course with all the lakes, pones...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Jul 21, 2008

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    Whenever I get to the ocean (or an ocean), no matter where, and no matter what the weather, it just makes me smile. On sunny days, when I can walk along the beach in shorts and a t...
    SgtP3pp3r SgtP3pp3r 51-55, M Mar 29

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    I actually do live near the ocean i live a 5 min drive away and 20 min walk away from the Ocean
    bigball2016 bigball2016 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    Hello, I started surfing when I was 7 years old and still surf now at 55 years old. When I was little I lived 6 miles from the beach and would beg my parents to take me to the...
    darkhole2 darkhole2 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 15

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    I am 14 and my dream is to become an oceanographer/ Marine Biologist.I know it sounds kind of cliche and I know that being a marine biologist isn't just working with dolphins and...
    richie1601 richie1601 13-15, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I live in FL. So yes I love the Ocean. I'm never moving from here if I don't have to.
    ethanstrange98 ethanstrange98 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 15

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    Just the smell, the salt air, the sight and sound of the waves crashing. It's vast, and almost endless pretty amazing to think of what the ocean holds. I used to live on an Island...
    moulikila moulikila 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    I lived in boca raton florida for almost half of my life. I love the ocean.
    atmxsphere atmxsphere 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    The ocean is heaven to me lol. I feel free some how when I'm by the ocean and just listening to waves and peace is all I need. It certainly changes my mood. I feel more relaxed...
    nicoleahana nicoleahana 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    I feel the ocean calling....the only time I feel at peace is when I'm standing beside the water. when I was little we went twice a year religiously. now I'm lucky to see a picture...
    TheGypsyGirl2015 TheGypsyGirl2015 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I still consider studying Oceanography. I am fascinated with the massive life of the ocean.
    mrsvmh mrsvmh 31-35 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I grew up 30 minutes from the ocean in Cali and could have spent every waking moment there. You can get lost in the ocean deep in thought and watching the waves come crashing into...
    cntrygem69 cntrygem69 41-45, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Living so close to the ocean, it would seem like i could spend every weekend at the beach if i wanted to, but such is not the case for some reason. But I do love going, sometimes...
    GracefulNovaa GracefulNovaa 26-30, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    all my life I've lived near the sea....Ive sailed, swam, surfed, fished..and quite a few of the significant events in my life have occurred on the beach. I could not imagine not...
    meAnd0nlyMe meAnd0nlyMe 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 29

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    I live in a town on the sea and I have a nice boat. I love going by sea on Suturdays and Sundays. My girlfriend also loves boating and we have a great time. She has an older sister...
    rightoman rightoman 41-45, M 5 Responses Mar 30

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    One day, I will live on the beach. I will fall to sleep and wake up to the sound of the waved crashing on the shore. Walks along the shore line collecting shells and feeling the...
    runner70 runner70 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    I have not been in the ocean since I was 6 or 7. I'm just to scared. The Sharks the jellyfish, and tell me who wants to be chased my a creature in the water. A place you can not...
    MichaelEgitto MichaelEgitto 13-15, M Mar 25

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    I could sit and watch it all day, better yet, be on a boat sailing on the ocean
    csouls csouls 31-35, M 5 Responses Mar 26

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    I love the underlying power of the Ocean. The constant push and pull.
    OmniFix69 OmniFix69 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Going to the beach and staring at the ocean is one of my favorite things to do. It's so beautiful yet has the propensity to be so dangerous at the same time. Every time I go to the...
    WalkAwayFromTheSun WalkAwayFromTheSun 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    My husband has asked me to give us another chance. Today, he brought me here to the beach house to escape and spend alone time together. Here we lay, snuggled up together. Him...
    flirtinglove flirtinglove 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I love being in and near the ocean. I love the breeze, salty air, sound of waves - it awakens all my senses. Body surfing or just walking along the beach is so relaxing. My...
    formulaoneut formulaoneut 41-45, M Mar 31

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    I think if I visited the ocean right now I would never want to leave.
    kittenaround kittenaround 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 1

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    The ocean is my cure for all that ever ails me...
    Islndgirl Islndgirl 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    Can you imagine how freeing an experience it would be to lay out under a star light night on the water, while feeling the warm breeze wash over you? Now, for me the thought...
    Happinessisthinking Happinessisthinking 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I can't wait for hot sunny beach days! The sounds of waves breaking on the shore, the seagulls squealing...the feel of sand beneath my feet and ocean breeze on my face...ahhhh...
    tisme11 tisme11 51-55, F 5 Responses Apr 8

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    How could you not love the ocean? The smell and the sounds. The way it looks as the sun sets. It's like natures perfect setup for a romantic date Or just for a perfect walk while...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Apr 10

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    I'm afraid the ocean as well...And yet I'm living right on the beach for four months for my internship. I grew up in the desert and that's all I've known for 25 years, so living...
    perkypup6260 perkypup6260 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    i want to run into the ocean and get knocked down by the waves and be freezing cold hehe <3
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F Apr 12

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    Love fishing and spending night in the Ocean, I love it's serenity
    avachat avachat 51-55, M Apr 13

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    Living in the Midwest I do not get much experience near the ocean, but when I do have it I love it immensely. It is one of the things that reminds me of God--chaotic but life...
    NewMan2015 NewMan2015 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 14

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    From the time I first felt the salt drying on my burnt skin. The taste of salt after you take a shower after a day in the ocean. The sound of waves in the shore The walk along...
    Gws1269 Gws1269 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    That's right. I want to give up my life and live a new life, in a diffrent way to how I always have been. Now, I'm almost 21, and throughout my life. It has been destroyed, by my...
    OKPunk OKPunk 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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