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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Lavender candle scent is one of my favorite scents to relax before bedtime.
    Southerncharm67 Southerncharm67 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    There is nothing better than the smell of a bonfire a bonfire! ❤️❤️❤️
    tgwwtl16 tgwwtl16 18-21, F 21 hrs ago

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    They make me feel so relaxed. I have one lit right now.
    PriscilaG PriscilaG 13-15, F Apr 8

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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 1 hr ago

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    I love all the history involved in antiques and old photographs. I also love how they can tell a story. All these new things bug me and I hate it. I actually have this little dream...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F Apr 8

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    At the end of the tax year, the Tax Office sent an inspector to audit the books of a Synagogue. While he was checking the books he turned to the Rabbi and said, "I notice you buy...
    openbook15 openbook15 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Can't get enough of burning candles day or night. A nice scented Yankee candle like washed linen buring during the day while doing my housework. At night ill burn them while...
    rachhappyville rachhappyville 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Candles always help me feel centred and at ease when I'm feeling a little overwhelmed. They just create this lovely ambience and bring calm energy into your space! They're also the...
    fairynights fairynights 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I love the smell of a burning candle. my favorite scent is vanilla.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Eating local honey can help your body fight seasonal allergies. Using candles made of bee wax doesn't emit toxins in the air that regular candle wax does when the wax melts.
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have trouble making direct contact with people but I love big rabbit like green and blue eyes so much!! gawhh gimeee When I'm feeling self concious it helps for me to point out...
    paytonolivia paytonolivia 13-15, F Apr 2

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    Oh joy! Time for mental emotionally charged spring cleaning of the noggin. Anything and dusty, negative, ugly and distraught should be thrown in the forever burn pile. I am against...
    Orchidspetals Orchidspetals 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    Congregation Foo Fighters Well, I met the seventh son He came for everyone The day he heard the lighting in the field I heard him clear his throat A fork within the road...
    Raindancej Raindancej 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    The sound of rain as it putter patters on the roof of your house as you drift of to sleep its amazing <3 And then thunder and lighting is so cool especially when it's loud and...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Apr 5

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    One photo from the concert. It was so hard to actually get decent pictures because of the lighting, BUT he's still hot as ever ;D
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    another day dawns dimly lighting the way towards darkness doom
    thebigtexrock2 thebigtexrock2 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    A version of happy. It is somewhere near the middle of January, when winter starts feeling one note that I begin to long for the return of rain and thunder and lighting to spark...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    Yes I do. Unless..... The power goes out. The lighting outpaced the thunder. Violently the wind howled. I snuggled in deeper. Hoping to get lost under the comforter. Deafening...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Texas seems to be the place from thunderstorms. Which I Enjoy. As I sit in the balcony with my cup of coffee. I recall a memory my mother has of me as a child. # Sitting on the...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    HOW DO I LOVE THEE? (Sonnet 43) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when...
    chocomint chocomint 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of being and ideal grace. I...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 17

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    Table in between Candle lit scene Luscious lips Red tips This is the first I've ever seen Someone so filled with beauty And the time our eyes meet Was like a shock to my...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Valentines night, a candlelit bedroom, strawberry incense burning, two special woman, married and in love, an unbreakable bond between them, a perfect setting for love. My baby is...
    wetsec1 wetsec1 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I have to admit divorcing after 17 years of marriage, a part of me could never put all my heart and soul into one man again. For four years, I dated three to get the ONE I needed...
    Partstoadream Partstoadream 51-55, F 2 days ago

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    "Goodbye In Her Eyes" I could tell that it was over When her lips met mine It was an emptiness in her voice Hesitation when she smiled She didn't have to say a word It was just so...
    Kanimaz Kanimaz 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I was a woman all night I dressed after I took a bath with candles and shaved my legs and every where else then I did my hair put on my bra and slowly pulled up a pair of leggs...
    samara11besc samara11besc 51-55 2 Responses Mar 31

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    1. "Pittsburg" - The Amity Affliction 2. "Lost and fading" - The Amity Affliction 3. "Don't lean on me" - The Amity Affliction 4. " The weigh down" - The Amity Affliction 5...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    1/2 cup sunflower oil or almond, any light oil 1/2 teaspoon fresh ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Combine and gently whisk. Cover and let mixture stand for 12...
    vintagehillbilly vintagehillbilly 46-50, F Apr 2

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    The lights go out all around me One last candle to keep out the night And then the darkness surrounds me I know I'm alive but I feel like I've died And all that's left is to accept...
    Soligem Soligem 18-21 1 Response Apr 3

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    Ancient claws tearing off the grudge A seal for the judge, far wise her nudge. The doom lays out in an open row Choices, sacrifices to be made in tow. Gently she speaks, Her mouth...
    ArtInsanity ArtInsanity 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    "Cover Me" by Candlebox. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=StcK7S7TwTE
    Jennifer337 Jennifer337 31-35, T 2 Responses Apr 15

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    What's playing now? pt. 17 "Between Generations"- Enigma - Makes me want to perform a tribal dance of seduction in the candlelit tent of a caravan. I can almost smell the...
    LittleBastet9 LittleBastet9 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 16

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