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I Love Austin, Texas

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    Austin City Limits

    i visited austin for the first time this past september, and i absolutlely fell in love with the city. it was big, but not overwhelming. the people were friendly. it was warm. the college was gorgeous. but most of all, it's a city obsessed with music. the "live music capital of...
    dearest dearest 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 29, 2008

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    Going Home, Kind of

    As I prepare for my move back to Austin next month, I'm reminded of all the things I loved about living there and the new adventures that await me. I'm looking forward to it! :)
    anadolu anadolu 36-40, F 4 Responses May 16, 2009

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    Beautiful Day Today

    Gorgeous day today folks! Hope you got out and did something outside
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 31-35, M Feb 25, 2008

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    Austin Has Changed...for the Better!

    My brother came to visit last night. He graduated from UT in 2000. It was awesome hearing all the old stories about Austin. Part of me wishes I knew the Austin that he knew, but then part of me loves the Austin of today. Even though I have lived here for three years, I have...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 2, 2008

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    Where can I find lucy?

    This is austin Texas. They have everything. :)
    vanessamoomoo vanessamoomoo 22-25, F Dec 2, 2014

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    Back In 'the Day'

    I spent a few weekends in Austin and to this day - I can say it is the coolest party town in the US.  Better than New Orleans (pre-Katrina), better than Vegas, Memphis, etc.  It had a cool vibe and I got lucky a few times.  Music, Food, Booze, Sex - I ...
    yukonpete yukonpete 36-40 1 Response Sep 14, 2009

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    6th Street In Austin:)

    OOH MY GOD!! Ok, so this weekend was my first time to ever go to Austin. I absolutely love it. We drove down 6th street yesterday (Friday night) and boy do I wish I was 21! It was amazing!! I love Texas country music and that's all you could here from bar to bar..live bands and...
    beautifulbaby069 beautifulbaby069 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14, 2012

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    Keep Austin Weird!!!

    I went to Austin last October to visit an ex boy. I went a week after my bday and a week before his. I had a blast and I loved, loved, loved 6th Street. We had so much fun and the shops were amazing. I really liked Lucy In Disguise. It had to have been the best costume shop I...
    CarrieBeth CarrieBeth 26-30, F May 18, 2010

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    I Live In and Love Austin

       I live in the south west side of Austin, and I love this city. I spend alot of time down the on the Veloway on my bike. Run townlake. Captex Triathlon and Statesmen 10K. Very healthy trendy city. Hang out at Whole Foods downtown Lamar and SoCo. Love the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 30, 2009

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    Separated From Husband In Chicago And Found Myself In Love With Austin

    I only meant to visit my nephew in Austin because we're really close. But being there a week (during ACL) was enough for me to figure out that Austin was made for someone like me -- very individualistic, creative, musician, etc. The people of Austin were what influenced me the...
    ChicagoToAustin ChicagoToAustin 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 27, 2011

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    Seriously considering moving to Austin.

    Thinking I need a fresh start.
    dontgitbit dontgitbit 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 8, 2015

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    Hope To Move There Soon

    The place where I'd like to work, is in Austin, TX, but even before I knew of this job I've always wanted to visit the city, and live there. Right now I live in KY, but I've been talking to my boyfriend (soon to be fiance and husband) about my thoughts of applying to where I'd...
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2012

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    Hello i have Adorable Pomeranian Puppies For

    Adoption call me +1 202 688 7368 if interested thanks
    nyikob nyikob 26-30, M Dec 18, 2014

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    Been Here 21 Years

    I love Austin.  I wasn't born here but I've spent 21 years here, much longer than anywhere else, and it is home.  It's very laid back and I have a nice group of friends here.  There are a lot of musicians and artists in general here.  It's also quite...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    A town , Man do I miss you.

    Had to move away from Austin Texas in 2002 . Best city in America. All the good times on 6th St with my homies ,getting ****** up meeting the most beautiful lady's in America. Texas does have the most beautiful lady's around.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 30, 2015

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    I live here. it's beautiful

    and awesome. but that way because it's smaller being move here. visit. love it. then go home. unless you're cool. then you can stay.
    Llyz Llyz 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 1, 2015

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    Best Time Ever!

    I went to Austin for the first time two weeks ago and it was so much fun! My friends and I went to Emo's Austin to see Bedouin Soundclash, which I had never even heard of but they were so good! It has to be one of the best shows I have ever seen. On top of it, Flogging Molly was...
    FeistyRoadrunner FeistyRoadrunner 18-21, F 29 Responses Feb 11, 2008

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    Texas Mesothelioma

     In 2003, my father Randy Cole was diagnosed with mesothelioma after having worked at an auto manufacturing plant for 30 years. The asbestos, used in surfaces to prevent fires, caused malignant cancer in his chest and abdomen, and took his life only 3 months after diagnosis...
    bigtex99 bigtex99 41-45, M Sep 30, 2009

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    Been Here 21 Years

    I love Austin.  I wasn't born here but I've spent 21 years here, much longer than anywhere else, and it is home.  It's very laid back and I have a nice group of friends here.  There are a lot of musicians and artists in general here.  It's also quite...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 4 Responses Jun 4, 2007

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    Traveled to this wonderful city a few times

    and loved every minute of it. Lots of stuff to do for a wide variety of interests.
    DrunkGiraffe DrunkGiraffe 26-30, M Dec 18, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    I have lived in the West Texas desert almost all my life. I love the warm weather i couldn't imagine living somewhere where it gets very cold.
    PanHead1989 PanHead1989 26-30, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Justin Moore - Small Town USA i lived in a small town before and loved it everyone knew you and would give you the shirts off there back it was a town of 5000 people little...
    autism1011 autism1011 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    REASON BEHIND CELEBRITY TRADEMARKS (SOURCE: IMDB; Wikipedia) CELEBRITY: Carol Burnett TRADEMARK: Tugs on her left ear during all on-camera appearances REASON: It was a way of...
    PhillyAutismGuy PhillyAutismGuy 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    my fiance and boyfriend of 4.5 years has an unbelievably aggressive, controlling, adusive, manipulative mother who constantly tries to play the victim role. despite the fact that...
    overCrazyPpl overCrazyPpl 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Ah yes, gotta love the good samaritans. I remember a few years ago when my vehicle go caught in the snow while I was driving in the roads. I was amazed on how many men came out...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I've been in this lovely state since 1984. I didn't realize how nice it really is until I moved back in 2011. I lived in Oklahoma for five years and couldn't wait to move back to...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was born in Oceanside, CA. I heard it's right by the Marine military base named "Camp Pendleton." My dad was in the Army and was stationed at Fort Ord, but found out it closed...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    Here is a story from 11-19-15. Hope you enjoy. I Do My Own Stunts Back when I was in high school, I lived on the Texas coast next to the inter-coastal waterway. My friends and I...
    Fatherofthedaughter Fatherofthedaughter 51-55, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Alabama 63-No. 15 Texas A&M 62. Alabama's fourth defeat of a top 20 opponent this season. ROLL TIDE!!
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    (LONG RAMBLING AHEAD) I met my boyfriend in September 2014 when the game Destiny came out. I was on facebook looking for a group to do my first ever raid with and he was one of the...
    Rosethewolf Rosethewolf 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Here's the story of our relationship Helpful facts - When we met I was 17, she was 25. I am now 18 and she is 26. She also has a 4 year old daughter. We met on Xbox on June 28...
    EnergyUS EnergyUS 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    My Grandmother's Childhood. Corporal punishment has become so controversial. In fact, it is almost to the point of being taboo. I am always hearing about studies that show that...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 13 Responses Feb 3

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    My Grandmother's Childhood. Corporal punishment has become so controversial. In fact, it is almost to the point of being taboo. I am always hearing about studies that show that...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 3

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    My Grandmother's Childhood. Corporal punishment has become so controversial. In fact, it is almost to the point of being taboo. I am always hearing about studies that show that...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 9 Responses Feb 3

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    My Grandmother's Childhood. Corporal punishment has become so controversial. In fact, it is almost to the point of being taboo. I am always hearing about studies that show that...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 3

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    A Top Ten recruiting class. Major improvement. Good luck Texas. Hook 'EM Horns!
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M Feb 3

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    Texas is the worst state and I've been several places in the country, Texas is one of the few places left in the country where they still care about the Civil War well some other...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 3

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    I have a back piece that is tribal and the state of Texas with my motto in it. I want more
    awsmithhtx awsmithhtx 31-35 1 Response Feb 2

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    Since Jan. 1st, Texas is allowing gun owners to carry their guns openly in most places. However, you still have to conceal your science book. ~Conan O'Brien
    MsInquisitive MsInquisitive 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 1

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    My boyfriend leaves for the Air Force tomorrow for basic training. He will be in Texas and I will be stuck in Pennsylvania. As nervous as I am, i know him and I can make it through...
    littlelynne littlelynne 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 31

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    Farewell Mahlon Chapter 3: May 2011 “Why does your room have two beds in it? You got a roommate or something?” Deirdre took two steps into my bedroom before stopping to look...
    HellenicinHouston HellenicinHouston 41-45, M Jan 30

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    would love all you girls and women on here from Fort Worth Texas send me messages
    DaddyTonyB DaddyTonyB 36-40, M Jan 29

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