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I Love Candle Lighting

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    It's Beautiful.

    Makes me feel so relaxed.  And you can use candle lighting for so many different occasions!
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87 22-25, F Sep 4, 2010

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    Candle Lighting

    "All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle."  (Saint Francis of Assisi)  I am adore simply candle lighting from my early child hood. remembre, sometimes in our apartment was cut off electric and how my parents light a candle in rooms.  I felt...
    Bekther Bekther 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 3, 2010

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    Tis The Season

    There is always a scented candle burning in my home. I have an old silver tray the is stuffed with different shapes and sized candles on top of burnt down candles. Since it is the holiday season, Christmas time, every room has a flickering light in it. This little light of mine...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F Dec 3, 2012

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    Happy

    looking into fire (at a candle) just makes me happy. when i was little i was not very religious but i ould go to church once a year, on christmas. after it was over and i went home i got all excited to go there again next year. you know why? because we lit candles and i just...
    cookielove4 cookielove4 16-17, F Dec 25, 2010

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    The Only Light

    I have dozens of candles from tea lights to huge, triple-wicks... Many time, during the day, I picks the scents I want, and that is the only light I have. I'm sitting in a garden level room (so half underground) and the windows are blacked out... I love the it - the warm glows...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 17, 2011

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    Lighting For The Soul

    The way I see it, candle light is amon the oldest man-made methods of lighting an environment, and in more recent centuries has become a highly popular method of air freshener, but to many such as myself, a candle is so much more than that. As a pagan, candles are especially...
    ladyzantorian ladyzantorian 18-21, F Jan 9, 2012

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    Candles Light Up My World.

    I love the warm light and scent of a burning candle.Just to lay on the floor and look at flickering light til my eyes feel weary.Time to think and to forgive.Time to remember and laugh.Time to let go of the past.Time to plan and to ask God for wisdom.Time to thank him for all he...
    makesmewonder02 makesmewonder02 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 18, 2011

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    Gorgeous

    I love the warm soft light and the way they flicker, so much calmer and more soothing than electric light. If I have a long soak in the bath with a glass of wine and candles around I'm in heaven!
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy 26-30, F Jan 1, 2012

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    The Spark

    i have always loved candles. I collect them. Many of my friends give them to me as gifts.I like to sit alone on my bedroom and light a candle. I use matches. I love the smell of a matches.  I focus just for a moment on just the  candle and stare flame. Looking into the...
    moonstar312 moonstar312 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2011

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    They Spell Romance

    Nothing says romance like scented candles. They create such a sensual atmosphere.  I love having the candles lit and set up for  a bubble bath or a massage for that special lady.  The only other things you need for a fine evening are some oil and some baby-making-music. And a...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Nov 25, 2012

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    I love candles so much and I actually sell Jewelery candles, tarts, and even soaps you can check out my page at http://www.jewelrycandles.org/#_a_JessicaAnker If you do order...
    Jessa28 Jessa28 26-30, F Apr 27

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    We use to make Beeswax Candles, when I was a child. It is my favourite kind of candle till now. Have a great old lady beekeeper nearby and buy from her once a while honey, candles...
    Magdalenka Magdalenka 26-30, F May 16

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    Candlelight has such a lovely warmth! We have a small home so we utilize shelving quite a bit. On nearly every shelf you will see a candle! Pity they are more expensive than they...
    sailnude sailnude 41-45, F 3 Responses May 9

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    My favorite is Yankee Candles, they're expensive but I get them at Marshall's or Home Goods and it's like half the price. I love the clean scents like cotton or linen. In the...
    ShaynaJo ShaynaJo 26-30, F 1 Response May 16

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    Believe it or not the scent if candles can actually change your mood.
    BookDiva BookDiva 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    There is nothing better than the smell of a bonfire a bonfire! ❤️❤️❤️
    tgwwtl16 tgwwtl16 22-25, F Apr 26

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    I lay sleeping, and I smell coffee, and bacon, oh I know I must be dreaming. I make the coffee, eggs, and fry the bacon. What's this I hear, running water in the bathroom, wake up...
    angeleyes4urpleasure angeleyes4urpleasure 41-45, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Moonlight Moonlight in real terms is really quite insignificant. It has no internal source; it is simply a faint reflection of yesterday and a vague promise of tomorrow. Its work...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 5 Responses Apr 27

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    Let Me Live Out My Years By John Neihardt Let me live out my years in heat of blood! Let me die drunken with the dreamer's wine! Let me not see this soul-house built of mud Go...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I love burning candles they are soo romantic and relaxing. I love them. Especially the ones from Yankee Candle.
    Raybae Raybae 18-21, F 2 Responses May 13

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    Guys, I must say you are not a group of pro photographers, come on, you can do better. There are a lot of pretty women checking you out. Let's have some good lighting, less...
    cindykos cindykos 22-25, F 4 Responses May 14

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    Loving my hot bath, fill with some shows gel, turn the jets on and create a large cloud like layer of bubbles on the waters surface. Love it, really hot water but nothing better...
    Traveller96 Traveller96 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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    Situation 1: I'm all alone in my apartment as usual 8pm: Time for dinner is approaching 9pm: I'll have around 10 10pm: Am I hungry? 11pm: I think I should eat 12am: What shall I...
    DoctorDream DoctorDream 18-21 5 days ago

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    I love burning candles. I like putting my hand over the flame to see how long it takes to burn my hand till it hurts.
    SummerLoveAlmost18 SummerLoveAlmost18 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    I can't wait to spend this romantic date with someone... we are at the beach or on a hillside under the moonlight and stars. We are having a candlelit dinner. We would both be...
    CrazyAussieGuyTwo CrazyAussieGuyTwo 18-21, M May 8

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    Dance, yes! Love, next! Nobody knows what I'm feeling inside. I find it so stupid; So why should I hide; That I, love to make love to you baby. So many ways wanna touch you...
    FelicitySmoak FelicitySmoak 31-35, F May 2

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    As in laying in bed thinking of all the good and bad that I've done in my life. Setting goals so that I may one day be a "success" in today's world. When I feel a light cool breeze...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 7

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    My boyfriend works at night, he is allowed to use email when there isn't much going on, I work during the day but to keep him company sometimes I write him short stories that'll...
    Chabelle Chabelle 22-25, F May 12

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    Springtime.................In watercolor. I think turned out alright.. The lighting through the tree kind of catches your eye
    chris23cnm chris23cnm 22-25, M 5 Responses Apr 28

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    So the last 3 or 4 nights we been getting some pretty good rain, I think we have got at least 3 inches so fare, I did watch the news last night, there was some flooding down by...
    kimheart1992 kimheart1992 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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    “All through it, I have known myself to be quite undeserving. And yet I have had the weakness, and have still the weakness, to wish you to know with what a sudden mastery you...
    squeezenbiteme squeezenbiteme 31-35, M May 15

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    Pearl Jam- Lighting Bolt
    xJesse24 xJesse24 22-25, M 1 Response May 16

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    dark sky light sky quiet night loud night rains fall hammers fall across the sky throughout the night shaking the walls lighting the halls shocking the senses breaking the...
    ShyAbusa ShyAbusa 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Taking photos is/was one of my few hobbies. I’m not good at it by any means. It’s just something I like to do. Recently I’ve been getting back into photos that...
    ambivalentFriability ambivalentFriability 18-21 2 days ago

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    The prettiest thing about the world is that being true you can’t live a peaceful and a serene life which would falter your own existence by some mere strangers that while about...
    huntsam huntsam 18-21, M Apr 29

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    A letter For the one I love How should I construe this? You and I met like spirits Tangled and torn to bits You were the sun I never knew You made me more using few It could...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 3 Responses May 13

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    Tubeway Army- Are friends electricFriends are now more electric than everIt's cold outsideAnd the paint's peeling off of my wallsThere's a man outsideIn a long coat, gray hat...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M May 8

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    And this is the way that I love to end a day off with:) just a nice hot bubble bath by candle light:)
    AbbieBaby AbbieBaby 22-25, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love to take hot bubble baths once in a while sometimes with the lights off and the candles on for relaxation.
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I love to take a very relaxing bath at my parents spa, when they are away on holiday. I get it all to myself. I add the milk powder for baths in it and sometimes add a few bath...
    holgado holgado 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    I share a poem I came across and loved it... “A candle within me A small flame burning, Fueled by your eyes, your laughter, your astonishing smile. A yearning within me An...
    hanxin hanxin 61-65, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i think a long hot shower complete with candles and soft music is just what i need tonight. end of year stress is surely building up
    evasweet evasweet 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 25

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