I Love Solitude

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    When you're on your own,

    doing nothing, wanting nothing, just feeling the calmness of the night, nothing and no one bothers you at all.. And the heart shines through your eyes.. in that solitude..
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Apr 19, 2016

    My Father's Son

    I think it would be more accurate to say, "I am addicted to solitude." I need to have as much of it as possible, and when I am denied solitude for too long--say, in a social situation--I get anxious. Amazingly, I am in a long-term relationship. The only reason it has worked is...
    waynerman waynerman
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Nov 6, 2011

    Solitude when you do nothing,

    nothing at all.. No interactions with people or friends, no speaking or talking, switching off the phone, no reading or anything, doing nothing except contemplating and watching the birds fly by from the window, gazing at the blue sky and the moon, the puffy clouds, the setting...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 2, 2015
    wingedjaguar wingedjaguar
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 4, 2014

    The Quiet?

    Frogs and bugs.... Talking, singing, communicating. I strain to hear.... Are you talking to me.? I listen, ah yes..... Eventually, it will be ok....
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 27, 2011

    Alone we came, Alone we'll go,

    Alone we walk, Alone we are.. Solitude.. When you listen intently to the sounds birds fluttering, wind gushing by, some distant noises of vehicles passing by.. When you look intently the colors, the light, blue sky, clouds giving a depth to the sky, clouds moving so slowly...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Dec 25, 2015
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