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I Love Rivers

do you love rivers? 515 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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...
    TOR0NTOguy TOR0NTOguy 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 3, 2014

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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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    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 1 Response Aug 11, 2012

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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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    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 51-55, F 18 Responses Aug 12, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    It's hard to think of a time where I didn't just love stopping for what would seem like hours watching the waters flow by streams and rivers. Slow or fast regardless of season, I...
    Joanne0chan Joanne0chan 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    My dearest love Look at the deepest heart of me Like a river without water As my heart without a lover I was lonely Since happiness had left me And now i am still lonely By the...
    manindarkness manindarkness 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    Especially for my EP friends, those that have lost a loved one, those who let "the one who got away" go, those who wish they were more than just EP friends, and those that can't be...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 30

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    Oh I'm in love with you and you will never know But if I can't have you I'll walk this life alone Spare you the rising storm And let the rivers flow
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    If it be your will That I speak no more And my voice be still As it was before I will speak no more I shall abide until I am spoken for If it be your will If it be your...
    bigsteve1966 bigsteve1966 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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    ''Driftwood'' everything is open nothing is set in stone rivers turn to ocean oceans tide you home home is where the heart is but your heart had to roam drifting over bridges...
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F Mar 29

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    I AM AN ARTIST There's a hole in my heart darkness in my eyes soul, so true but life full of lies I hide under, covered in shame and say to myself I've got no one else to blame No...
    Dobev Dobev 18-21, M Mar 31

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    "Welcome back Winter once again And put on your warm fuzzy sweater Cuz you'll feel much better when The snowflakes fall Gently to the ground The temperature drops And your...
    joseiGuess joseiGuess 18-21, M Apr 2

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    SPRING IN THE MOUNTAINS The sounds of spring are all around me Listening closely I can hear the sounds Coming at me from everywhere The wind blowing gently down the mountain...
    Pmacphoto Pmacphoto 66-70, M 7 Responses Apr 4

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    I miss being in the mountains with my old truck and staring at the stars and hearing the owls, crickets, streams and rivers going by. With the roar of a campfire cracking too.
    Bryan29 Bryan29 26-30, M Apr 8

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    Dark Concrete Paths As the afternoon sun turned dim Shining palely upon the streets And upon shadowy dives Like rivers of painted greys slim Like slick thin steel knives Hard as...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Baby, when I think about you I think about love Darlin', couldn't live without you And your love If I had those golden dreams of my yesterday I would wrap you In the heavens And...
    TheScorpio1966 TheScorpio1966 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

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    forever and ever amen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-aPyU1o8iM You may think that I'm talkin' foolish You've heard that I'm wild and I'm free You may wonder how, I can...
    Kanimaz Kanimaz 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Here are my favorite Hallmark movies in alphabetic order. Accidentally In Love After The Fall A Crush On You A Novel Romance A Smile As Big As The Moon A Stranger's Heart A Wish...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    I Love, Love, Love to see the older couples hold hands, and live for and love one another. This is the ideal way to life. I know there are some people in my neighborhood that I am...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I never realised my love for him was soo deep. Hes such a wonderful man. Such a peaceful soul ,theres so much love in him and i am so glad that i got to experience it even if it...
    solongago2 solongago2 31-35, F 17 hrs ago

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    I still love my first love. Always have. Always will. Not sure why exactly. I feel that I love the idea that I have in my head of who he is, Rather then the man he actually is...
    whatsmystory whatsmystory 26-30, F 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Flickering feasts of memory's mists In it, the thoughts of every love The destruction of desire And the build up of fire Kindling the burning yellow Surrounding it with sorrow...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    I have the best lover in the world,he's also my best friend, I can tell him anything and talk to him about things,I couldn't tell no one else,He is wonderful, and I love him with...
    wvcountrylady wvcountrylady 56-60, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    not fcuk no not sex but an intimate intercourse of two hearts join together by bodys in the right mood sharing the best feeling dip inside... a creation of love....I wanna make...
    ojeezy ojeezy 22-25, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I'm to young turning 20 but I had sex before it wasn't making love lol.... I want to know how does it feel to make love all night long? One day I would get the chance to make...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I had my first lipstick at thirteen, it was a pearlie pink shade that had a slightly scented taste to it. I can't remember the brand but as I got older I wore make up by Rimmel and...
    BeneaththeCalm BeneaththeCalm 51-55, F 1 hr ago

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    I don't know if it has to do with my zodiac sign which is cancer and water based.. but I love water. I spend entirely way too much time in the shower to the point where I feel like...
    favestril favestril 36-40, F 1 hr ago

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    Joe is my airplane when I need a ride in the sky blossom when I need a flower to enjoy life chandelier when I need to brighten up the room daffodil when the green needs more...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 16 hrs ago

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    I haven't had an amazing se with love in 5yrs.. I just ended up with long term relationships,over 3yr with ex 9 months ago. Living life with him was hell.. I'm so happy that i...
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F 13 hrs ago

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    Burn it blue "I would like to give you everything you'd ever have had and even so you wouldn't know the wonder that is able to love you." Frida Kahlo http://www.youtube.com/watch...
    Pixieblues Pixieblues 31-35, F 13 hrs ago

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