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    Maps are Brill! i love Maps too!
    BePartofTheInternet BePartofTheInternet 31-35, M Aug 9, 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 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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    Something Corporate - Globes and Maps Light breaks underneath a heavy door And I try to keep myself awake Fall all around us on our hotel floor And you think that you've made a...
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    Red Eye (2005) (PG-13) Love Runs Out-OneRepublic Maps-Maroon 5 Stalked at 17 (2012) (TV14)
    AaronForever91 AaronForever91 22-25, M Sep 2

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    1) hold on till may-ptv 2) hell above-ptv 3) hospital for souls-bmth 4) standing in the dark-lawson 5) die for you-lawson 6) you didnt tell me-lawson 7) breathe-paramore 8) hello...
    saffaismail saffaismail 16-17, F Sep 8

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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...
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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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    Marron 5 - Maps great song
    June4U June4U 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I was there for you In your darkest times I was there for you In your darkest nights But I wonder where were you? When I was at my worst Down on my knees And you said you had my...
    SAVEtheHER0 SAVEtheHER0 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    Maroon 5 - Maps 🎶 🎶 🎶
    Sweetgal40 Sweetgal40 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    "Little Black Submarines" Little black submarines Operator please Put me back on the line Told my girl I'd be back Operator please This is wreckin' my mind Oh can it be The...
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    I heard about EP and I thought it might help me, because nothing else has. I'm currently 16 years old living in Matthews, North Carolina. I've always been the kind of kid that put...
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    Cathy Dennis – Touch Me (All Night Long) Lyrics We're starting it over, we're making way for destiny A time to turn over, a better life for you and me A new recreation, to...
    sherrianna sherrianna 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    Love...it's a confusing thing. One minute they love you, then next they don't. It's annoying as all hell. I LOVE being in love! Love the whole butterfly in the stomach thing...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 7 hrs ago

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    It's looking like a limb torn off Or altogether just taken apart We're reeling through an endless fall We are the ever-living ghost of what once was But no one is ever gonna love...
    Fmsa Fmsa 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    This is his inspirational speech he said to the 2014 graduates of Maharishi University of Management. (Yes my lack of life brought me to typing this up for an hour and a half...
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    Love at First Sight A Strange Love Story, but True (Part 2) As unbelievable as this sounds, all my experiences are true. After asking several students in my math class if I was...
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    I believe love is the greatest gift ever given to humanity. On so many levels, love can solve even the greatest of conflicts. Love is what keeps everything together. Love between...
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    I loved him so much. I still do, though things are so different now. We used to have the world together. Now, we don't have much. I gave him all of my heart. I kept no secrets...
    ladyhawk12 ladyhawk12 18-21, F 3 Responses 15 mins ago

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    I read this quote and made me think of past experiences I had and of what happened to dear friends of mine. I believe do believe that the call of Love is one that cannot be ignored...
    MrSquishy MrSquishy 41-45, M 14 hrs ago

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    Hi, I am new here and just needed to talk with people who would understand what I'm feeling! I love my husband, he is my true soulmate and greatest love, I never ever want to be...
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    Unusual special days in the year not patriotic, religious or familial... January - Hobby Month 3 - Festival Of Sleep Day 5 - National Bird Day 20 - National Penguin Day 21...
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    The Killing Of Georgie - Rod Stewart In these days of changing ways so called liberated days a story comes to mind of a friend of mine Georgie boy was gay I guess nothin' more or...
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    The Killing Of Georgie - Rod Stewart In these days of changing ways so called liberated days a story comes to mind of a friend of mine Georgie boy was gay I guess nothin' more or...
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    The eldest of four and i love it, 2 brothers and 1 sister, i love how they all look up to me the way they always come to me when they need someone or something, but most of all i...
    gypsylife2014 gypsylife2014 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    I was trying to find the right words to describe the lyrics that I posted earlier which is Pictures of You by The Cure . I found the perfect meaning about the lyrics that someone...
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    Love at First Sight A Strange Love Story, but True (Part 1) As unbelievable as this sounds, all my experiences are true. As a young boy, I believed in things just like anyone...
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    Love at First Sight A Strange Love Story, but True (Part 3) As unbelievable as this sounds, all my experiences are true. At this time, I was standing alone in the dining room...
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    a year ago I would say I don't but then I met my boyfriend... I sincerely hope that no one who reads this will ever settle for something that doesn't turn your whole life around...
    untetheredsoul untetheredsoul 22-25, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    You don't get to choose, you just fall in love and you get this person who is all wrong and all right at the same time. And you know you love them so much except sometimes they...
    mik02 mik02 41-45, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I've been in this route before... Time after time, True love is so hard to find. I know this feeling is temporary just like everything in life. I am disappointed in allowing...
    missyluvslilies missyluvslilies 26-30, F 11 mins ago

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    when tomorrow starts without me. and i am not here to see, if the sun should rise, and find your eyes filled with tears for me, i wish so much you wouldn't cry the way you did...
    yaswanthr yaswanthr 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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    DAN HILL LYRICS "Sometimes When We Touch" You ask me if I love you And I choke on my reply I'd rather hurt you honestly Than mislead you with a lie And who am I to judge you On...
    sherrianna sherrianna 22-25, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I think I have always believed that I am not a complete person, that my life is about making up for that, becoming 'better'. Life has seemed to me to be the task of becoming a...
    Angiethebrave Angiethebrave 31-35, F 8 hrs ago

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    A TRIBUTE TO ENCHANTINGDREAM Most my friends will know I am not one to advertise sexual stuffs freely for others to see. But ever since I met my girlfriend here EchantingDream...
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