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I Love Rivers

do you love rivers? 502 People

    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    RIVER Time

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    bethelplace bethelplace 51-55 2 Responses Apr 26, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    There’s wood chip on the walls, There’s wood on the stove, You would if you could but you cannot I know, But I’m still yours alone. We’d lie on our backs, We’d lie on...
    Dantescircle Dantescircle 36-40, M Aug 22

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    I love Joan rivers and now she is RIP :'( She ar 81 and She is dad from 3 daya :,(
    hmkspain hmkspain 16-17, M Sep 7

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    Looking at the world from my rearview, Searching for an answer up high, Or is it all wasted time. Everything is crumbling around me, Feels like the ending of the times, Or is...
    Dantescircle Dantescircle 36-40, M Aug 26

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    So i figured i would post some of my recent experience about me and my son's 5 day wilderness trip this past week. We went to the pine barrens in nj. For those that never heard of...
    TheHarrowing TheHarrowing 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 1

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    R.I.P Joan Rivers, you'll be deeply missed.
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    .Often rude, sometimes just downright crude, but always so, so funny. Fly free beautiful lady and thank you for the laughs! You will create all hell in heaven when you get together...
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    Rest in peace Lady Joan Rivers You made me laugh thru the years and put a smile on my face im deeply sadden that you had to leave your family & and your fans comedy wont be the...
    missyluvsmissy4me missyluvsmissy4me 41-45, F Sep 4

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    Joan Rivers plastic surgeon pissed cause he lost income
    maria9003 maria9003 22-25, F Sep 4

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    "You know you're getting old when you buy a sexy sheer nightgown and don't know anyone who can see through it." -- Joan Rivers
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Sep 5

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    Lullaby of London .. The Pogues As I walked down by the riverside One evening in the spring Heard a long gone song From days gone by Blown in on the great North wind Though there...
    Eir89 Eir89 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise. Joan Rivers
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 5

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    This is not a poem. Neither it is a novel story or some sort of anecdote. This is a simply advice from the author to anyone who thinks that his or her life is not worth of living...
    Craney1 Craney1 31-35 Aug 18

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    LOVE this song!!! Mountain Of Love Johnny Rivers
    coffeeflavoredkisses coffeeflavoredkisses 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    I Am What I Am #2 I am true. I may be a fake smile, but I am real. I have a real beating heart that loves until it is forced to hate. I admit that I do hate, even though it is...
    myusername22 myusername22 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    WILD GEESEby Mary OliverYou do not have to be good.You do not have to walk on your kneesfor a hundred miles through the desert repenting.You only have to let the soft animal of...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 29

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    trees, mountains, rivers they all are so atrractive i just love nature . when someone asks me what is the thing that you love in this world apart from your family my answer was...
    shreyanancy shreyanancy 13-15, F Sep 8

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    I love going skinny dipping anywhere. Public pool, sea, lakes, streams and rivers. Anything with a bit of depth I'll do it
    goonteam goonteam 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    The Legends of Hercules By: Deanna Jaxine Stinson, Author and Myth Researcher Haunted and Paranormal Investigations - HPI International https://www.facebook.com/#!/groups...
    PaulDaleRoberts PaulDaleRoberts 51-55, M Aug 18

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    For your previous 15 many years, Viking has hosted company around the worlds good rivers, getting them as a result of breathtaking landscapes to wonderful cities and charming...
    Jeffrybup Jeffrybup 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Antarctica would be the planet’s past untouched continent. Coming below, seeing the countless white landscape and hearing... Read through additional →This huge...
    Temple2516ja Temple2516ja 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    When I die, don't bury me in the ground. Because after some time, you would be talk- ing to bones and an empty casket. That would be very saddening and boring at the same time...
    Artz4Life Artz4Life 16-17, M Sep 1

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    Another comedian has left us. R.I.P. Joan Rivers.
    piecestothepuzzles piecestothepuzzles 13-15, F Sep 4

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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 3 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...
    Coco181225 Coco181225 26-30, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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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...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 31 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 3 hrs ago

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    this is how i get to know people. this is how I really feel connected with somebody...I love night and I love debating/talking with good, solid people
    brookel16 brookel16 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I am all about love ballads. This is a beautiful cover song. Jill Johnson - "To Know Him Is To Love Him" http://youtu.be/rPRsay3tUSc
    NeelraDorianGray NeelraDorianGray 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    And this is why, when I first met her, she was working over 40 hours a week, raising two children, and going to college full time, on top of taking a chance on deciding to juggle a...
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 26-30, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I did this a couple of times with my wife when we first met. I was fresh out of a passionless five year marriage and met my current wife not long after we split. We were insatiable...
    Tobeme64 Tobeme64 46-50, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    No one love me because when i go to school, im always alone, ppl cant stop make fun of me, no girls love me and i hadnt get a girlfriend yet... and people sometimes make fun of me...
    mariostyle mariostyle 18-21, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    September 17. New Relationship Behaviors. We talk much about new relationship behaviors in recovery: allowing others to be themselves without over reacting and taking it...
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