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I Love My Slinky

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 54 People

    Mega? Or Micro?

    I have been collecting slinkies since I was 5. I have my parents old slinkies, a couple cheap plastic ones, a huge one, a tiny metal one, an even smaller plastic one that's purple with puppydogs on it. Some of the slinkies are brand new; I got a cheap metal one from walmart. More...
    AmethystGemstone AmethystGemstone 13-15 Aug 20, 2011

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    The Most Faithful Toy

    I have been using slinkies for years as away to keep my hands busy.  I consider myself a slinky master, I can do many of the same tricks as those with a yo-yo, plus more.  I have big slinkies, small slinkies, midget slinkies, metal and plastic slinkies, a gold slinky...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M May 19, 2009

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    Slinky Therapy

    I have a  Slinky on the work table in my office. Many times colleagues will stop by my office to vent on whatever is going on in their life and I have a small table with toys on it and a small toy box on the floor.  Along with the crayons and coloring books (all for adults...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2011

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    I used to have a slinky

    when i was younger. We didnt have any stairs so i had to improvise with a bunch of books stacked on top of each other. I made my runescape username slinky416 and basicly everything that requires a username has slinky in it.
    cat1024 cat1024 18-21, M Jan 12

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    What Walks Down Stairs Alone Or In Pairs???

    Did you know that slinkies have been around since 1962?   I have 6 different slinkies on my desk at work for stress relief purposes.  They are great toys. Who had the slinky dog?  I did but I think I was a teenager when I got it.  Does...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 19 Responses Mar 31, 2008

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    A Story About Slinky

    I remember when I was a youngster coming up in this crazy and gloomy world, I owned a slinky. I had named it Mr.Slinky, yeah me and mr.slinky had great times together, sweet but haunting memories of the crazy but yet gloomy past. I remember when I use to put mr.slinky on top of...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Sep 24, 2012

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    "A Marvelous Thing" - a Short Film

    This is a short film I did for my new web-series, "DAMN!" which I think Slinky lovers may appreciate. :D http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSc222UJwvE So please: Comment, rate, subscribe and help me spread this video if you like it. Thanks in advance!
    uglproductions uglproductions 18-21 Jun 21, 2009

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    Got It Now!!

    I've got it in my hand at the moment. I just love playing with it!! I can get it to walk down stairs, and bounce and do all sorts of neat things!!
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 14, 2007

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    I Love the Slinky..and So Do My Parents.

    I was a very..okay who am I kidding? Am a very hyper-active person. The easiest way to tire me out was to give me a slinky and just let me entertain myself for a while. The staircase at the old house had about 18 stairs, so my little self would watch that slinky fall for-EVER and...
    Nutmeg2790 Nutmeg2790 18-21, F Aug 16, 2009

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    "The boys, they call me Lolita. They come to me with their dark hair and beautiful cheekbones. They say 'Lolita baby. C'mon hike up that skirt. Yeah, show me those stockings...
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    I love it all because the love I have for nature is the only thing in life that never changes. No matter what happens or where I am, I always loved it. :)
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