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I Love Elephants

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    Mysore Elephants Taking A Bath During The Annual Dasara Celebrations

    These elephants are brought in from neighboring forest camps ( of course they are tamed  and trained ) They get fully decked and walk in a procession during the 9 day celebrations in Mysore.  Each has 2 people who take care of it - from day one, and they cannot be changed...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    Necklace

    I have a necklace with a green elephant, and I just love it :) I got it for only 2 euros at H&M when they had sale :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 9, 2008

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    Elephant Painting A Picture

    Elephants are a symbol of wisdom in Asian cultures and are famed for their memory and intelligence. Aristotle once said the elephant was "the beast which passeth all others in wit and mind" 
    THEMADHATTERXXXX THEMADHATTERXXXX 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 19, 2011

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    Temba ~ His Short But Happy Life

    Elephants are amazing creatures.. So emotional and intelligent.But who would have thought this match?A most unlikely friend... A true and honest and supportive friend.If you have 4 and a half minutes and would like to smile, I recommend this to anyone :)
    PhoenixM4 PhoenixM4 46-50, F Sep 3, 2013

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    Taming The Shrew

    Sometimes there are some elephants who go off track and have to be disciplined and taught manners, and this is how.They are housed in a cage made of solid timbers . The one outside is a domesticated one and pulls out each log to make room for the rogue inside.The rogue is tested...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    Resolving conflicts - Article in the newspaper.

    http://www.deccanherald.com/content/167935/resolving-conflicts.html Resolving conflicts Gayathri Nivas Jumbos’ day out in Mysore Conflict resolution is critical in areas close to wildlife sanctuaries as wild animals seldom recognise administrative boundaries. We have just...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jan 11

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    sexyelephant69 sexyelephant69 13-15, F Jan 18

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    Elephant Lover

    I think elephants are the most majestic animals on earth. They are huge and powerful, yet affectionate and protective-especially when it comes to female elephants and their young. I collect them in every form-stuffed animals, jewelry, artwork, figurines....anything...
    lojo23 lojo23 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2008

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    i still remember my first ride on an

    elephant in childhood he was a baby elephant small one he was very cute when ever i remember him now but at that time i was scared for me he was giant i remember i said no i dont want to ride it but when i saw other kids taking ride and enjoying them selves i thought to try and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 4

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    I Think They Are Amazing

    I think elephants are the most majestic animals on earth. They are huge and powerful, yet affectionate and protective and wise. They grieve loss of family like humans do...They are amazing. I would love to see them out in the wild in there own territory one day...
    akasharose akasharose 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 25, 2011

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    I Adore Elephants!

    How could anyone not love them, I ask you? I have a good story about an elephant I will add later but I have been meaning to post this since I saw it on the news. Sooooooo cute!!!! Baby elephants having some summer fun...but not in the sun. :*( This one kills me...just the way...
    LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe 70+ 1 Response Aug 19, 2011

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    Always Have .. Love Them Even More After I Read This

    Here is something I found on the internet and just had to copy down here .. what a wonderful animal .Elephants have been known to die of broken hearts if a mate dies. They refuse to eat and will lay down, shedding tears until they starve to death. They refuse all human help...
    softkitti softkitti 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2011

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    Elephant Camp In Dubare, Near Madikeri, Karnataka - India.

    This is owned by the government, and here they train elephants and use them for logging etc, or even sometimes when a rogue elephant needs to be trained or domesticated - they are brought here and the rogues are tempered :)This operates like a military school - wake up at 5:00 AM...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    as a child I wanted to be a zoo keeper

    but later I just wanted to be with elephants. Now I just wish for them to have their own space but we seem to be taking it all.
    clearsight clearsight 56-60, M Apr 3

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    Elephants

    Elephants mean luck when the trunk is up and I have always loved everything about them from their colour to the way they carry themselves with strength and control with a carefree attitude.
    cbasta cbasta 46-50 Mar 31, 2012

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    Elephant Ride.

    You have been on an Elephant Ride. But have you seen an Elephant Ride ?Look closely .....Since the elephants tire out walking long distances - they joy-ride on trucks .
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    I Love And Have A Fascination With Elephants

    Living in Africa I saw these majestic beautiful animals and was instantly mesmerized by them. I want to help and protect them and other animals from greedy evil poachers.
    Trixie1981 Trixie1981 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2011

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    Did You Know?

    Elephants actually have a three day mourning process for elephants that die in their herd. They actually dig holes and bury them as well. If it is a mother who lost a baby, the other female elephants will bring her food while she stands over her offspring. Such...
    sherawfire sherawfire 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 28, 2009

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    Pride

    Not only do I collect elephant figures and stuffed animals, but I am in awe of living, breathing elephants.  They are such a proud animal.  Loyal.  Protective.    They way they defend their family is inspiring.  When a threat is posed, they stand...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2008

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    Mea Culpa As A Child

    I was about 4 or 5 when I fell for her. She was tall and had the longest eyelashes I'd ever seen...I was amazed at her gentleness as I climbed upon her back so high; she was silent and still. I remember what her hair felt like as I pet her and spoke highly secrets to my new...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    A Powerful Symbol...

    Elephants have always been one of my favorite creatures, not only as living,  breathing , and important animals, but as very powerful symbols in many cultures. They symbolize wisdom, compassion, power, loyalty, memory and good luck!( I have several elephant  sculptures, curios...
    sneakyfox sneakyfox 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2011

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    http://www.deccanherald.

    com/content/379208/bomb-went-off-jumbo039s-mouth.html This was in the news today.. Bomb that went off in jumbo's mouth may have killed it: Vet Poornima Nataraj , Bangalore, Jan 7, 2014, DHNS: Mystery shrouds the death of a 15-year-old female elephant on December 30, 2013...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    Related Experiences

    I hate it when people see me at the supermarket and they're like 'Hey, what are you doing here?' I tell them 'You know.. hunting elephants.' --- Anonymous
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Anoraks - Blazers - Coats - DRESSES - ElephantsFish - Gloves - HANDBAGS - Ink - Jumpers - KnitwearLingerie - Mice - Nighties - OPALS - Petals - QueensRabbits - Snakes - T-SHIRTS...
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    I fell in love for the first time when I was 17 and homeless. He gave me somewhere to stay when I needed it, supported me getting a job, taught me what real friends were and helped...
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    I'm so in love with my boyfriend. He's everything I could ever ask for. I see the way he looks at me when he thinks I'm not looking. I can tell that he loves me too. I've never...
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    How could I ever have told you how much I love you with so many red lights. RED RED RED RED RED ******* lights. As though the mere mentioning of that word 'love' makes you want to...
    PansLabyrinth PansLabyrinth 70+ 59 mins ago

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    I would just loved to be loved.
    areyoujoking202 areyoujoking202 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    As the title says...I recently fell in love with someone. Sparkles are in the air. He woos me and my feet is off the ground. I feel so excited to see him. Even talking to him gives...
    sleeplessin sleeplessin 31-35, F 1 Response 29 mins ago

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    I love listening to Keane's Somewhere Only We Know. It describes what I feel almost everytime
    lotstodeal lotstodeal 22-25, F 58 mins ago

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    Told my heart that it's nothing a small game of life don't distract , but my lonely freak eyes are give thanks to god creating females to keep us BUZY mind play how to break her...
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    Does true love exist or does a soulmate exist. There are way to many variables to know the right answer lots of people say if it's meant to be it will be b/c of faith and all this...
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    Love should just exists, minus the ego plays and attachment. I know some people will think one person should just love one person only. It's not true. We can love more than one...
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    It is very important for me to express to you how much you really mean to me. I wish I could do this in person while holding you in my arms and gazing into your eyes my baby. But I...
    BIttuLOuIsA BIttuLOuIsA 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Imagine a curvy girl , not fat , not chubby , just curvy but she hate that and try to be skinny like those models and all her effort to change is useless so she try to forget about...
    xthedreamerx xthedreamerx 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Automatic [echo x3] Automatic [echo x3] You're automatic and your heart's like an engine, I die with every beat. You're automatic and your voice is electric, Why do I still...
    TheresNoRealLoveInYou TheresNoRealLoveInYou 22-25, F Mar 23

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    "Angels" I sit and wait Does an angel Contemplate my fate? Do they know The places where we go When we're grey and old 'Cause I've been told That salvation Lets their wings unfold...
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I have kids they are my life They make me so happy But when I I put them to bed give them kisses and shut the door I walk to my room crawl into bed and over come with loneliness I...
    raiiosdelsol raiiosdelsol 22-25, F Mar 23

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    My life has been a constant battle in so many ways and i feel i will always have to battle to keep as stable as i can and to stay away from toxic people. I don't hate people that...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Love is A Lonely Place Without You I know I'm not alone I should not be afraid Because I hear your voice And I know you're there beside me And so I give my heart I live to love...
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    I work at a medical office and sometimes I have patients who will flirt with me but I just brush them off because I'm at work and I need to be professional. One day I was on the...
    soul711 soul711 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Hello, everyone. I've decided to write another story about the "fictional character" I love, but it's not Danny Fenton/Phantom. I've fallen out of love with Danny and I now have...
    Yalanda Yalanda 26-30, F 9 Responses Mar 23

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    "Greatest Love of All"- Whitney Houston I believe the children are our future Teach them well and let them lead the way Show them all the beauty they possess inside Give them a...
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F Mar 23

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    Love and LustLong long ago, in the beginnings of man, when he'd gained enough thought to make decisions and override his own nature, there lived a young duo of man and woman...
    Kyroe Kyroe 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Hold On - Sarah McLachlan http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MHBmpGLGyk8 Hold on Hold on to yourself for this is gonna hurt like hell Hold on Hold on to yourself you know that only...
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    I hate being in love Because it always make you feel weird You think about him every time You dream about him every night And sometimes you laugh alone when you're having that...
    yayeuh123 yayeuh123 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    As the Taylor Swift lyrics goes "'Cause when you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, You're gonna believe them"... I believed him when he swept me off my feet at 15...
    Gonespontaneous Gonespontaneous 22-25 1 Response Mar 24

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    There's something about it that always pulls me back. I've been jaded these past few years, and happily single until recently when I met someone that made me think twice. Even now...
    Ariadni8 Ariadni8 26-30, F Mar 24

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    She said boy,i love you so. She said i love you baby,oh oh oh oh. She said i love you more than words can say. She said i love you baby. So i said,what are you saying girl it can't...
    miserableamy miserableamy 16-17, F Mar 24

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    I met a girl 2-3 years ago in mcdonalds she was beautiful, a real piece of work. The most amazing young woman i've ever seen. Snake-bite piercings jet black hair comepletely...
    Coolbeans10 Coolbeans10 16-17, M Mar 24

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    So, I THINK Rumplestiltskin sent me a shooting star in this world... Note I've never seen a shooting star (in this world anyway) Basically I was calming my nerves in the most...
    BelleGold BelleGold 16-17, F Mar 24

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    I hateeeeee when people just say I love you just to say it or to get what they want! If you don't genuinely love that person, don't say it. I had an ex say he loved me and could...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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