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I Love Nature,family, and Those Who Care

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    Hmm . well I love the idea of putting them all into one story .. gives me more room in my top experiences!!
    Orangetas Orangetas 51-55, F 5 Responses Oct 13, 2009

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    THE Tried and True

    Nature is a big, big part of my background and cultural heritages, and so is a sense of community and of helping one another.  Being a voice for the voiceless, strength for the powerless, and taking the time to care and be compassionate, are core values for me. The world is...
    jmuhjacat jmuhjacat 13-15 2 Responses Jun 10, 2009

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    Well here it goes. I met this guy that i was locked up with and we hooked up. We both were trying to keep each other and stay positive until my family and counselor stepped into the scene.  They criticized both of us saying that we weren't stable enough for each other and...
    arabella2 arabella2 18-21 2 Responses Jun 10, 2009

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