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I Love Rivers

do you love rivers? 506 People

    The Crisp Sound Of Moving Water

    speaks to my soul. Time moves forward and backward. Matter is energy.  Nouns are composed of verbs.   When I was a child we sunk our canoe in the rapids.   Synchronicity Speaking back is my greatest, foolish desire.  Mother God won't allow it, until the day She and I drown...
    jimmyblue jimmyblue 41-45, M Aug 9, 2013

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    I Miss Healthy Rivers

    Time was any flowing river in north america and europe was clean and drinkable. the fact it was flowing kept it clean and fresh and it could usually be drank from from the river. Not so these days. I can't believe what humans have done to the world's water supply
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F Aug 22, 2009

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    I Wish

    You would give up everything else for me.... I miss you deeply, you don't need anyone but me.. How do I know.. Because I love you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 21, 2012

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    To Be Healed By The Mississippi

    Now let us lay ourselves next to the raging water. May it not still our hearts. May it cause our souls to stir washing away the brokenness that is within us. Listen my child for the rivers flows ever changing as it passes our pain by. It is such bigger then it seems. Rushing past...
    misery22 misery22 36-40, F 2 Responses May 29, 2012

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    Handing Over The Reins

    They say that a river never stops moving, That currents command the water's mission. So, who am I to be so disapproving? Did I expect it to cease at my transition? I liked the arrangement of the rocks at the edge, So I built us a home there at the base of a tree. And the words I...
    Quintesse Quintesse 46-50, F 18 Responses Aug 12, 2012

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    Some Existential Reflection About Loving Rivers

    I was just scrolling leisurely through the categories I belong to, wondering what I could write about next, when I came upon this one.  To me it's sort of a no-brainer.  I mean, who doesn't like to sit and relax beside a river, or any flowing body of water?  Doesn...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 31, 2010

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    The Fascination Of Flowing Water

    I could look at rivers and listen to them all day. Whenever my journey takes me across one, especially if is new or unfamiliar, I try to get a look at it. Wide ones, narrow ones, deep and slow, narrow and fast-flowing - they are all compelling to me although my favourites are the...
    susanjay55 susanjay55 51-55, F 2 Responses May 9, 2013

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    Tanecomo, Missouri

    My wife and I were enjoying a week at a cabin on Tanecomo. I was sitting watching the water go by, there had been lots of rain the week before, all the flood gates were open and water was flowing by rapidly. I was strumming my guitar and the two of us wrote a river song. It...
    jawsharp jawsharp 46-50, M Dec 16, 2008

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    Speak Quietly To Our Hearts

    We live quite close to a most beautiful river pathway, maintained by the government. It's paved for walking, and there are gardens and parks it passes through all the while being mostly surrounded by greenery & trees & other fertile plant life all the way miles and miles along a...
    TeaByCandlelight TeaByCandlelight 22-25, F Jul 11, 2013

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    My River

    I live along the border between the States and Canada, the river flows between 7 to 9 knots and is gorgeous. Its 5 short blocks away and always reminds me with it's smell that I am home.I grew up south of here and could smell the water, as a child and my family lived right on the...
    torturesbellies torturesbellies 46-50, F Dec 23, 2012

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    Life Is Movement

    A very large portion of my childhood was lived out along the South Channel of the St. Clair River.  I recall being tightly bundled in an orange cotton life preserver, standing at the edge of the seawall, staring into the deep green swirling waters my mind captured by...
    juan1966 juan1966 46-50, M 6 Responses May 19, 2008

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    rivers of myth

    thursday 8 september 2011 In addition to the connecticut river, beside which I live, I also have a strong fascination with some other rivers. mythical, mystical ones. the river styx, over which, according to the ancient greeks, the dead sailed to get to the underworld. charon was...
    sehnen sehnen 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 8, 2011

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    The Ohio River

    I grew up, and now again live a long baseball throw from one of the major rivers of North America. As a kid, I used to love to go about eight miles upriver to watch the tows lock through the huge Mehldahl locks and dam there.
    HStoner HStoner 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 11, 2012

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    RIVER Time

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    bethelplace bethelplace 51-55 2 Responses Apr 26, 2009

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    Following The River

    I have traveled many states, lived in many places. I seem to settle by a river. Most of my life i have followed the Ohio river through 3 states, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky. When i stayed in Oregon, i was totally in awe with the Rogue river. It seems i am happiest when i am...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 23, 2011

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    watching the sky watching the birds watching

    the river the waves is something hard to define just can say it brings life in me heals the wounds of my heart
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 3

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    I almost always visit the river

    after my morning jogs. There is something about free flowing water that tranquilizes the psyche of oneself. It almost feels like the real world, the part that is calm and serene (not the one thats stressful & fast-paced) is right in front of you. i look for a smooth rock to sit...
    TheVisualist TheVisualist 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    "tidal basin" in the wilderness i sketch in the thick air with my words painting grand towers and epic people riding against the forever setting sun grand lives with natural loves...
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    here is an old 90's favorite of mine. I used to skate to this music. this band, voodoo glow skulls are riverside locals (much love to IE) here goes:
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 Jul 2

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    Afternoon downpours are common during the summer in the East and Central US. I love just taking my shoes and socks off and walking barefoot after a downpour of rain. It feels good...
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    July 8. Going with the Flow. Go with the flow. Let go of fear and your need to control. Relinquish anxiety. Let it slip away, as you dive into the river of the present moment...
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    I never liked the rain until I walked through it with you Every thunder cloud that came was one more I might not get through On the darkest day there's always light and now I see...
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    The Atheist and the Bear An atheist was taking a walk through the woods. 'What majestic trees! What powerful rivers! What beautiful animals!', he said to himself. As he...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 12 Responses Jul 17

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    "Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there someday." ~A.A. Milne
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    Joy Division – Atmosphere Walk in silence, Don't walk away, in silence. See the danger, Always danger, Endless talking, Life rebuilding, Don't walk away. Walk in silence, Don't...
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    There's absolutely nothing better than leaving the city and into the sierra ^ - ^ lakes, mountains, snow, rivers, flowers, fresh air, trees, meadows, creeks, skies filled with...
    BuryMeInsideARainbow BuryMeInsideARainbow 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEE; And this maiden she lived with no other thought...
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    I forgave every wound you gave,every time you broke me and I still loved you with no regrets and no condition but than you made a mockery of my love and care.You just did hurt...
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    Sometimes I feel like cupid. Capable of making two people fall in love with each other but not able to make someone fall in love me. Everyday I ask myself, is true love worth the...
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    "Seeing with Love" by E JosephLet's Work Together for a Wonderful World"To change the picture you must change the sight that produced the picture." -- Mary Baker Eddy...
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    I have the ultimate crush on her. she's the most funny, adorable, witty person. love her style, love her voice, love her looks, love her personality
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