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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    its thundering an lighting right now and i love it :)
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