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I Love Maps

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    Yes, I Do!

    even as a child, i loved maps.  especially the 'old world' types.  i have several that are quite old.  one of my favorites is one from 1956, the year that i was born.  it is a national geographic and absolutely beautiful!  i also have another very old one that i framed from...
    justsunni justsunni 51-55, F 5 Responses Feb 11, 2011

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    Lost Cause

    Have you ever noticed that maps have some of the most brilliant colors on them?   I have seen very few black and white maps.  I love maps and globes but unfortunately I can't read them.  I get lost a lot because if this.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Feb 19, 2010

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    The Road To Somewhere...

    Maps. Fascinating things. Never really needed any, because for some reason, I always know where I'm going. I sometimes lose my way, but never direction. I never get lost, somehow. But I love maps. Like I said, fascinating stuff. Especially since the dawn of satellite photography...
    jimmyrudyjump jimmyrudyjump 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 13, 2011

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    They Fascinate Me...

    I love U.S. Geography too...My son and I used to play a game with maps...We would take turns naming 2 US cities and the other would guess the mileage between the 2...It helped him in school classes. I once wallpapered a wall in my room with pages from an atlas. Another time I...
    allycat419 allycat419 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2008

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    I Also Love Maps

    I will pull out my world atlas and look at different countries and the names of their various cities and daydream about their culture and some of the people i know who are from there. Looking at maps always takes me on trips in my mind :) Maps are beautiful :)
    phatnhapi phatnhapi 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 17, 2011

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    Country Tube, Take Me Home

    I'm hate traveling. I've been all round Europe, and have also visited North Africa, Australia and America. I worry so much about missing flights and trains. Hate it.Like being there, hate getting there.Now what I love is my London Underground. Another tube in a few minutes, ah...
    KatarinaVonSweet KatarinaVonSweet 36-40, F 7 Responses Feb 24, 2013

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    I Used To Collect Them

    when my mom was dieing from kidney diease.  I had alot of maps.  maps of the world , united states , florida. i put a tac on every place i had been to.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 7, 2010

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    Maps Make Us Feel Like God

    Maps have always interested me.  Its more than the mere fact that they are useful and get us to new places.  I like historical maps, fictitious maps, battle maps, treasure maps.  They give the observer a sense of place, spacial order, and control.  They...
    jimmyblue jimmyblue 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 10, 2009

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    I Love Ordnance Survey Maps

    One of the things that makes me proud to be British is Ordnance Survey maps. In my time I have scanned over maps from many different countries, but none of them compare to Ordnance Survey maps in their ability to express the landscape symbolically and precisely. I cannot...
    bornexplorer bornexplorer 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 3, 2012

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    I Certainly Love Maps

    I use to use them daily as a patrol officer and later as a chauffeur. Was one of the first classes at my high school to take geography and did the ROTC mapping competitions back in the day   Yep great tools for everyday life
    dasmuggler dasmuggler 36-40, M 11 Responses Mar 18, 2009

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    I Actually Have A High School Teacher To Thank...

    for my love of maps. He was a great teacher and I had him in 10th and 11th grade. He taught History and Geography. I hated when we had to learn maps. Our test on maps would be a blank map and we had to fill in everything. But one day, he made the connection for me somehow. He...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 13, 2009

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    Maps

    Maps are Brill! i love Maps too!
    BePartofTheInternet BePartofTheInternet 26-30, M Aug 9, 2013

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    I Do Love Maps

    I love topographic maps This map shows two of the places I used to live in Baltimore. When I was in high school and early college I collected enough USGS topos that 1) my Mom was very upset at the huge pile of paper under my bed and 2) I bough enough to get the bulk discount...
    MPsslavetommy MPsslavetommy 70+, M 1 Response Jun 22, 2010

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    I Invented the Map

    Not many people know this, but I was Ferdinand Magellan's cartographer. He was drunk most of the time, and he would talk to his compass. I just laid low, as he had a bad temper, and just did my job...thanklessly...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Mar 18, 2009

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    Short Stoty

    I have always loved maps, since I was 7 because well it's hard to explain especially globes because it has all of the countries of the world and some cities the maps with streets are cool because you can follow the streets to a place I know a lot of countries of a globe and a lot...
    Mbunny456 Mbunny456 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Nowadays, im obsessed with the song maps by maroon5 & amnesia by 5sos. Maps by maroon 5 because of the lyrics, Its so deep, The part where " I was there for you In your darkest...
    saffaismail saffaismail 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 9

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    Just about the most smart enhancements to any multitool is usually a separate knife to make use of as an alternative to the awkward pen-knife blade that's the typical multitool...
    Noah259o9mb3 Noah259o9mb3 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    Maroon 5 - Maps. Magic! - Rude. AJR - I'm ready. It's a top 40 kinda night
    CuriousGe0rge CuriousGe0rge 18-21, M Jul 29

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    Today I took the road less traveled. Only to find myself suddenly surrounded by dense fog. I could cut the air with a knife. I kept on pedaling looking for the edge of the road...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 2

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    "Maps" I miss the taste of a sweeter life I miss the conversation I’m searching for a song tonight I’m changing all of the stations I like to think that we had it all We drew...
    cchristinaa cchristinaa 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Maroon 5 Maps I miss the taste of a sweeter life I miss the conversation I’m searching for a song tonight I’m changing all of the stations I like to think that we...
    TornLove82 TornLove82 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    GM vs Microsoft At a recent computer expo (COMDEX), Bill Gates reportedly compared the computer industry with the auto industry and stated that: "If GM had kept up with...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 26-30, F Aug 18

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    Conclude in Poland’s Warsaw that has managed to not only survive, but thrive, following a tumultuous background.Think about existence as one of many Scottish nobility on...
    Nolanyqj Nolanyqj 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    ♥Dance Me To The End Of Love♥- Leonard Cohen... ♪Dance me to your beauty, with a burning violin. Dance me through the panic, 'til I'm gathered safely in. Lift me like an...
    MyEternalDesires MyEternalDesires 22-25, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I am 35 years old and still believe in true love, however, I am very much doubting (at this point in my life) that I will ever find true love. I am approaching middle age and I...
    pantspooper12345 pantspooper12345 31-35, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I’ve been walking past a hornet’s hive that has fallen to the ground on my morning walks for at least the past two weeks, possibly more. It looks like a graveyard for...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 22 mins ago

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    I've loved Pokemon for a very long time, but only a few years ago I started playing the games. I started with Diamond and am very happy playing my X game. While a lot of people...
    GizmoFox GizmoFox 13-15, T 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Not sure if I am a generous person in general or not, but usually, if I give something (anything), I don’t like having it returned to me on another occasion, and it is also...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    love girls that love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    themonk7 themonk7 26-30, M 9 hrs ago

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    love it and i love feeling a girls tongue in my mouth
    themonk7 themonk7 26-30, M 9 hrs ago

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    I remember in 7th grade i ask a girl can I borrow a pen. When I offered it back she told me " You should write me a letter with it first" and i DiD. I WROTE. I wish in the future...
    t0ppee t0ppee 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    I'd love to worship a sexy girls feet I love having mine worshipped and it turns me on so much watching and feeling my feet being adored So I thought I'd kinda like to kiss...
    Sarahsexyfeet Sarahsexyfeet 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

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    "We're proud to be young. We stick to our guns. We love who we love and we wanna have fun, Yeah, we cuss on them Mondays, And pray on them Sundays. Pass it around and we dream of...
    deelirious deelirious 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    I love cats but i'm too busy to keep one at the moment. But seriously cats are cute, funny, and they have so much personality. I really like watching cats doing anything but when...
    vernikung vernikung 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Ever since I was about 4 years old, I loved the feeling of just having a controller in my possession. As a child I didn't have many friends but I never really wanted friends as...
    StoneColdNipZz StoneColdNipZz 18-21, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I love my boyfriend, And I'm so afraid I'm gonna loose him but then again I know I won't because I know he loves me
    Thatoneperson66 Thatoneperson66 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    I wish people would quit insisting on what's best for me, as in I shouldn't stop looking for love. Maybe that's the problem, because I spent literally half of my life looking for a...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    "Holding Healing Hands"I have heard the cracking of my heart. Like a tree, I have bent over in the storm. When in the eye of the storm, I knew peace. I felt the band-aid of love...
    weepingveil weepingveil 41-45, F 1 Response 47 mins ago

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    I love playing video games comfortably in my own apt, in the nude, anyone else play video games in the nude?? Or am I the only one?
    Liger21 Liger21 18-21, M 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I love dating single mothers with teen daughters. They always have a crush on me;).
    Lukezed Lukezed 22-25, M 9 hrs ago

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    I know it seems real queer to most people, but I still feel sexy when I wear my TYR swimsuit. (Looks like a Speedo). I feel uncomfortable because I'm the only one at pool or beech...
    jerry1982 jerry1982 46-50, M 8 hrs ago

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    George Benson - Love Ballad
    maverick1962 maverick1962 51-55, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    George Benson-Lady Love Me(One More Time)
    maverick1962 maverick1962 51-55, M 8 hrs ago

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    Ray Parker Jr.-A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You)
    maverick1962 maverick1962 51-55, M 8 hrs ago

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    I take care of old people and love it.
    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Not about Angels - Birdy Listening to this now, I love this song. Always almost makes me cry!💕
    Jennnaaa Jennnaaa 13-15, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I used to suffer a lot from low moods and high stress, so I created a Mood Booster! For £5 I will send you 1 PDF of 10 interesting ways to boost your mood in under 3 mins each...
    LOAcoach LOAcoach 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I get her. We've been through many of the imaginable situations together. We've discussed them, we've worked together through them. It's just that recently we've begun to snap at...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    I love this video, it is so inspiring and it can help jujmental people understand  
    MayaMoonShadow MayaMoonShadow 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago