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I Love Metaphors

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    Cosmic Motor - "The creative voice of God I heard resounding as Aum, the vibration of the Cosmic Motor." Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yoganda  
    countessS countessS 31-35, F Nov 11, 2008

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    It's Quite Obvious. - My username is a metaphor, I'm your brand of heroin.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F Apr 3, 2009

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    I Speak In Riddles and Metaphors -   I'm a student in college, and I'd been turning in these papers that always got poor grades.  I'm a good writer, too, so I didn't get...
    trapper907 trapper907 36-40 Mar 21, 2009

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    Creating Meaning Through Everyday Metaphors #2 - Please share your interpretation of the following metaphor: "The blowing snow makes barren the brittle sage."
    Riversled Riversled 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 23, 2010

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    Creating Meaning Through Everyday Metaphors #4 - Please share your insight and interpretation of the following metaphor: “The boulder goes unnoticed until the tillers tine.”
    Riversled Riversled 46-50, M Nov 24, 2010

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    Isaac Brock's Metaphors - Aristotle said in Poetics that the ability to use metaphors is a sign of genius.  I agree, and the master of metaphor is my favorite kind of genius...
    eromreven eromreven 26-30 9 Responses Dec 24, 2007

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    And I Love James Morrison -   Let me hold you for the last time It's the last chance to feel again But you broke me, now I can't feel anything When I love you is so...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F Nov 10, 2010

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    Creating Meaning Through Everyday Metaphors #3 - Please share your interpretation of the following metaphor: "The woodpile is home to the spider and insect alike."
    Riversled Riversled 46-50, M Nov 24, 2010

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    Turtles - . Today's turtles try to turn together toward tomorrow, tragedy and triumph trailing them at every turn. Tall in truth though they tower, times too often they teeter and...
    turtlesplash turtlesplash 36-40, M Sep 14, 2013

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    Creating Meaning Through Everyday Metaphors #1 - Please share your interpretation of the below metaphor: "It's the thin wire fence that stops the tumbleweed."
    Riversled Riversled 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 23, 2010

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    Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall. - I particularly love metaphors that use, as the comparator, the natural world and weather. One poem, that I recite off by heart, by Charlotte...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 4, 2008

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    So Many Drooling Idiots - Metaphor/simile hilarity from my favorite book: "After a period in which the western world had enjoyed order, tranquility, unity, and oneness with...
    countessS countessS 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 10, 2008

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    A Hindu Saying - As quoted in Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yoganda: "In shallow men the fish of little thoughts cause much commotion. In oceanic minds, the whales...
    countessS countessS 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2008

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    Experienced martial artist and veteran correction officer Sgt. Rory Miller distills what he has learned from jailhouse brawls, tactical operations and ambushes to explore the...
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    These top world genre favorite songs are not in order on the love chart of where my love is for them. 1. El Viernes Te Olvido Yo by Allison Iraheta [Friday I'll Be Over You by...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 13 mins ago

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    I absolutely love being passionately loved by my husband. On the other hand, I passionately love my husband as well. We both believe in lots of foreplay in our lives so both of...
    ebonynbill ebonynbill 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    i dont know why but today it seems a little hard to say i love my daddy.He has always been my hero,an angel in my eyes but now he is far from that. I am ashamed of him. I dont...
    Angelina1992 Angelina1992 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    True, I don't say I love you unless I mean it... but once I know it and then say it... then you'll hear it ALL THE TIME!!! It's nice to love and be loved! As Luther Van Dross...
    kotahi kotahi 46-50, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I have memories of waking up to the sounds and smells of my momz cooking early in the morning. It would still be dark outside and everyone would be sleeping. I'm the youngest of...
    aLadywithoutaclue aLadywithoutaclue 22-25, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Love is not just a verb it's one of the most complicated things ever! I just can't get over him, I miss how we used to talk from morning to night, night to morning, I miss...
    Neyagood Neyagood 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Two big things to update with. I am excited to say that we are now engaged. I have been visiting his family and Country and he proposed. We fall more in love every day and can't...
    unexpectedlove15 unexpectedlove15 26-30, F 2 Responses 58 mins ago

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    I absolutely love to dance with my husband and with others as well. We normally go out on Saturday nights and have then dinner then go dancing at a local hotel here. We have met...
    ebonynbill ebonynbill 26-30, F 6 hrs ago

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    BOOKS, love em. Brings me to new worlds.
    MLDHolmes MLDHolmes 13-15, M 6 hrs ago

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    I absolutely love them ! I'm planning on getting spider bites soon and my first tattoo this weekend ! I can't wait :D
    TigerHeart98 TigerHeart98 13-15, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I am in love with the BBC Sherlock series :)
    RedCatHunting RedCatHunting 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Any Girl is Here.. how want to be my lover as well as a best friend for ever...
    Rahulkmb Rahulkmb 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    Dinah Washington was my first jazz singer, and she's still one of my favorites. The bright timbre of her voice, her shaping of vowel sounds with the corners of her mouth, her...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    Come to think of it, I love women of every age!
    cadmium66 cadmium66 46-50, M 5 hrs ago

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    I fcuking love the scene where he stares into his bubbling seltzer drink, focusing on all the ugliness around him.
    tarkovsky tarkovsky 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    My mom cought me ... But I love it to much to stop ....
    heatherpayne heatherpayne 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    sometimes ill be doing something and the smell of horses and leather comes to me, sometimes its the smell of livestock, manure and all. i love the smell of dogs Evan when there...
    nutjobgoatherd nutjobgoatherd 26-30, M 2 hrs ago

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    We are in a Domestic Discipline relationship and i love my HOH.
    princess1950 princess1950 36-40, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I love licking a wet hard pus'y
    goldie24 goldie24 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    You find love when you stop looking for it.
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    Love writing my own quotes or sharing great quotes, "As the ages go on we forget to smile, Bitterness creeps in, fear of death drives us, happiness fades, Look not at ones self...
    L1ON L1ON 22-25, M 1 hr ago

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    One of the best places to chat and make new friends I love it
    EnglishEmpress EnglishEmpress 41-45, F 1 hr ago

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    Im keep my profile on vacation so I don't have notifications sent to me but I still go on here well I haven't posted any thing on here since I was thinking of taking my own life...
    loveciel loveciel 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I want to fall in love with someone who will give me the butterflies so bad that it'll be impossible for me to stay on the ground whenever he's around or whenever he speaks...
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I love schoolgirl and teacher
    andrew969 andrew969 26-30, M 46 mins ago

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    I love Death Note, Naruto, Fairy Tail, SAO, and many more but my favorite will always be One Piece. ^^
    TeddyBearKun TeddyBearKun 13-15, F 2 Responses 37 mins ago

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    I love coffee but I HATE coffee flavoured things. Probably because I hate sugar milk and cream in my coffee and most coffee flavoured things are sugary and milky. I drink espresso...
    xSCARx xSCARx 26-30, F 28 mins ago

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    ok so recently I've been wanting to have a cute relationship,to have someone,someone I can lean on. I'm a girl but there's this girl in school who's a really good friend to me,(she...
    recoverybemine recoverybemine 16-17, F 28 mins ago

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    I was in a difficult marriage for a long time. My wife became extremely gravitationally-challenged and was often very jealous, angry and awkward. I stayed with her largely out of...
    YesIAmExperienced YesIAmExperienced 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I feel love and you feel love. I love my family I love my animals I love flowers and the earth and imperfections more than anything but I love everyone and everything and yet hate...
    rose114 rose114 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Love means the world to me because I am loving person. I just want to share love with a guy that really loves me. Sometimes I feel to passion for the other person and sometimes I...
    lyricbutterfly2013 lyricbutterfly2013 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I fell in love with a beautiful, kind monster. He loved my best friend first, who couldn't commit to a relationship at the time, and promised to wait for her until she was. I...
    kissthestars972 kissthestars972 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    It's crazy how "first loves" work. Nobody takes it seriously. Your elders classify it as puppy love, your peers classify it as pure fun, but to you it's the most magical and and...
    loverspoem93 loverspoem93 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I'm not positive she was my first love, but I fell hard for her long ago even though I couldn't have her. Our first date was 4-5 years after I first fell for her. I was already in...
    FU2Alexis FU2Alexis 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I feel like no one loves me... Even though I know they love me... If that makes sense? I can recognize them loving me and caring for me... But I don't feel it. I don't know why I...
    TubaAtheist TubaAtheist 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Omg I wasn't even expecting to find a topic about T-Ara, I mean this made me so happy cuz I LOVE them to the max. They are a huge inspiration and they've been through so much, but...
    SarahBear907 SarahBear907 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    This is a long story, i'm not sure if i'll write it out in much detail. I'll try though. First of all, i'd like to say i'm not looking for advice or anyone to feel bad for me. I...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 19