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I Love Maps

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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 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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 13, 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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    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 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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    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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    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

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

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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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    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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    Why can't I be so good at them that I'm able to live off my earnings? No life, no job - just me and WASD. If only this world was a forgiving one where rp was a currency...
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    Maroon 5 - Maps
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    Maroon5 - Maps 🎧🎶🎶🎶🎵
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    OMG maps by maroon 5!😍😍😍 maroon 5 is perfect!💋👌
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    Maroon 5- Maps🎧❤️👌 I miss taste of the sweet 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...
    beautifulgirl09 beautifulgirl09 18-21, F Jul 9

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    Maps by maroon 5 is the best song ever! Adam Levine why are you so perfect?!😍💕💋
    xsecretsx xsecretsx 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Maps-Maroon 5 :) Following Following Following~
    HerWeirdSide HerWeirdSide 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Maps ~ Maroon 5 I was there for you In your darkest times I was there for you In your darkest night But I wonder where were you When I was at my worst Down on my knees And you...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I believe in love and could have posted this under that, but the real experience I'm having now is understanding why I am not ready for love. How do I know I'm not ready? That is...
    OnAlert OnAlert 56-60, M 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    "Take My Breath Away" By Berlin Watching every motion In my foolish lover's game On this endless ocean Finally lovers know no shame Turning and returning To some secret place...
    Mindyb123 Mindyb123 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    Between my 8th grade and freshman years of high school, I took an online class called "philosophy and pop culture." It taught basic theories and principles of philosophy as well as...
    WhimsicalWerd WhimsicalWerd 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    An sad, old man sitting was sitting on a park bench when along came a police officer. The officer asked the old man why he was so upset. The old man replied, "Every morning I...
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    You have changed my world,you have changed who I am forever.You showed me what love is and how to love.My heart will always beat for you,my lungs breath,and my world go around,all...
    wannaloveyou wannaloveyou 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    This post is devoted to all of you teacher lovers out there. I have some phisophical/psychological questions to make to you and to myself... questions: 1) since we love them and...
    sparkydream sparkydream 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I have had several boyfriends, and when I was in high school, I totally used "I love you" too much. However, when my mom died, and I was forced to grow up, I wasn't so liberal with...
    annabellebailey annabellebailey 22-25, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I love the moon and the moonlight. It is the symbol of the feminine just as the sun is the symbol of the masculine. I love to be out on my own in the moonlight, especially at full...
    alanrunner alanrunner 26-30, T 8 hrs ago

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    The female body is the most beautiful thing I have ever seen. I love boobs, I love curves, I love it all. Can't get enough of it.
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    The boy I love, I was talking to him the other day. He was talking about how he wanted to meet possibly, so we could do stuff together. He knows I've liked him for nearly a year...
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    I love you You love me We're a happy family With a great big hug And a kiss from me to you Won't you say you love me too <3 :) Lol! Jk jk. I don't like it...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    My husband is the epitome of alpha male and I love it!! One of the sexiest things about him is that he never abuses his ability to dominate. Even though he knows how powerful he is...
    tonyandjendaluz tonyandjendaluz 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    If you Forget Me I want you to know one thing. You know how this is: if I look at the crystal moon, at the red branch of the slow autumn at my window, if I touch near the...
    summerbloom summerbloom 31-35, F 1 Response 33 mins ago

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    Hey guys! :) I just recently broke up with my boyfriend who was emotionally and physically abusive to me. He had abused every part of me....mentally, physically, sexually and...
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    Our day will come If we just wait a while No tears for us Think love and wear a smile Our dreams have magic because we'll always stay in love this way Our day will come
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    Ok. So I'm in high school and I've been having some anxiety lately. My dad's away on a business trips constantly and my mom is always stressed. I used to think she loved me but was...
    Sarah9906 Sarah9906 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Before you can truly love someone else, first you have to love yourself. Then wash your hands.
    PinkP0werRanger PinkP0werRanger 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    When I was a teenager I started collecting movies. It was all VHS tapes back then. I still have my VHS collection. It's roughly between 500 and 600 movies altogether. Then came...
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    I'm deeply in love with a character from Frozen. I'm 20 years old and how this came about was during a family function, I was bored and the youngest kids were watching it. During...
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    I will always love myself ! What greater love ! When knowing your worth :) and what your made of ;)
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    I've been friends with this beautifully incredible boy since January. I've had countless six-hour long conversations over text in the middle of night over anything and everything...
    letmecomehome letmecomehome 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    When I say I love you, that's it. For a while. Why? Because the letter and words "I love you" if used too much they become meaningless
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 2 hrs ago

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    for you Wera :) You showd here as a somewhat angry young lady..but I saw something past that anger. I saw your pain. People didnt see it and you were not treated with the love...
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    Those corsets that cinch tight, showing off your curves and leaving your bottom exposed in scantily clad panties. There’s the leather with buckles on the sides and holsters for...
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    Listening to mayday parade, I love their music and the album artwork is awesome as well
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago