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    I live on the Oregon coast, so I got the ocean to side and mountains to the other and there's no other way I'd have it. I love the fresh air, the sound of the waves beating the coast and how green the land is. I love going to the mountains in the summer to camp, love hiking. I've...
    Alprazolam Alprazolam 18-21, F Dec 3, 2012

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    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 27, 2014

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    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 25, 2014

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    Snow and Sand

    Every year I try to go to the beach and to the mountain skiing.  This year I went to Destin, Florida for the beach and Sugar Mountain to go skiing.  I plan on visiting Colorado one day for skiing and mountain viewing.  I also visited Grandfather Mountain in NC very...
    infowoman infowoman 36-40, F Feb 27, 2009

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    Watching myself get stronger.

    .. Watching the wind swish past my ears As I take the final lap and run fast into A future so uncertain and I don't care anymore Feeling the strength course through my veins As i jump off the cliff finally, no bothering to look down More concerned about now, just me and the...
    BlueTheWarrior BlueTheWarrior 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2014

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    From The Slopes To The Beach On The Same Day

    I'm very fortunate to live where I do. The mountains are close by & the beach is even closer.  A couple of friends and I came up with the idea to go skiing and then go swimming in the ocean on the same day.The 3 of us stayed at my friends house in the mountains for the weekend...
    Gyummy Gyummy 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 4, 2012

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    Tropical Paradice

    You owe it to yourself to visit a tropical beach at least once in your life.The water is so much cleaner.
    topside50 topside50 46-50 1 Response Feb 28, 2009

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    Between The Two.

    I have to have myself evenly distributed between the two. My dad says there's a big lake or something in Wisconsin that's like an ocean that if I ever wanted to move there it would probably work. If I remember what he said right. lol We talked about so many places that it kind of...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Jan 29, 2012

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    I Love Both!

    I love the mountains!  In the summer everything is green, alive and full.  You can smell the earth, the flowers, the animals, the life all around you.  You can walk and walk and never see another person.  In the fall the leave start turning and falling and it...
    beaglewoman beaglewoman 26-30, F Nov 21, 2007

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    Almost There

    Where I live the mountains are visisble, but distant.. and the beach, well it's not exactly beautiful, more like kinda flat and boring, and the water is far from clear. It's also not very secluded at all lol. The beach here backs onto the town, there's nowhere to shelter from the...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    I absolutely love the ocean. It's calming. Peaceful. My escape.
    holmgirl2 holmgirl2 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    How could you not love the ocean? The smell and the sounds. The way it looks as the sun sets. It's like natures perfect setup for a romantic date Or just for a perfect walk while...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M a week ago

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    I live in FL. So yes I love the Ocean. I'm never moving from here if I don't have to.
    ethanstrange98 ethanstrange98 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wish that I lived near the ocean. It is beautiful; sometimes calm, sometimes wild. I want to learn to scuba dive so I can swim in the oceans and learn more about them. Some of my...
    mariefrancea mariefrancea 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Whenever I get to the ocean (or an ocean), no matter where, and no matter what the weather, it just makes me smile. On sunny days, when I can walk along the beach in shorts and a t...
    SgtP3pp3r SgtP3pp3r 51-55, M Mar 29

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    The ocean is heaven to me lol. I feel free some how when I'm by the ocean and just listening to waves and peace is all I need. It certainly changes my mood. I feel more relaxed...
    nicoleahana nicoleahana 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    I love the underlying power of the Ocean. The constant push and pull.
    OmniFix69 OmniFix69 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 26

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    I love being in and near the ocean. I love the breeze, salty air, sound of waves - it awakens all my senses. Body surfing or just walking along the beach is so relaxing. My...
    formulaoneut formulaoneut 41-45, M Mar 31

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    Love fishing and spending night in the Ocean, I love it's serenity
    avachat avachat 51-55, M 4 days ago

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    Living in the Midwest I do not get much experience near the ocean, but when I do have it I love it immensely. It is one of the things that reminds me of God--chaotic but life...
    NewMan2015 NewMan2015 31-35, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I could sit and watch it all day, better yet, be on a boat sailing on the ocean
    csouls csouls 31-35, M 5 Responses Mar 26

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    Going to the beach and staring at the ocean is one of my favorite things to do. It's so beautiful yet has the propensity to be so dangerous at the same time. Every time I go to the...
    WalkAwayFromTheSun WalkAwayFromTheSun 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    My husband has asked me to give us another chance. Today, he brought me here to the beach house to escape and spend alone time together. Here we lay, snuggled up together. Him...
    flirtinglove flirtinglove 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I think if I visited the ocean right now I would never want to leave.
    kittenaround kittenaround 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 1

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    The ocean is my cure for all that ever ails me...
    Islndgirl Islndgirl 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    I can't wait for hot sunny beach days! The sounds of waves breaking on the shore, the seagulls squealing...the feel of sand beneath my feet and ocean breeze on my face...ahhhh...
    tisme11 tisme11 51-55, F 5 Responses Apr 8

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    Hello, I started surfing when I was 7 years old and still surf now at 55 years old. When I was little I lived 6 miles from the beach and would beg my parents to take me to the...
    darkhole2 darkhole2 51-55, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Just the smell, the salt air, the sight and sound of the waves crashing. It's vast, and almost endless pretty amazing to think of what the ocean holds. I used to live on an Island...
    moulikila moulikila 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Only been to one but I love it It feels like home
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I love the sound of waves and the never ending view. It really calms me down
    eclipxelow eclipxelow 31-35, F Apr 1

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    That gentle fizzing noise. That neglected gentle fizz of the relaxing waves is what gives me chills. I love it.
    silencerr silencerr 16-17, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was a Fish and Wildlife Biologist for the Department of the Interior. My principal responsibility was to protect marine resources, especially coral reefs, from damages expected...
    CallmeIshmael CallmeIshmael 61-65, M 4 Responses Mar 22

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    all my life I've lived near the sea....Ive sailed, swam, surfed, fished..and quite a few of the significant events in my life have occurred on the beach. I could not imagine not...
    meAnd0nlyMe meAnd0nlyMe 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 29

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    Even more after this video...OH TO BE A ROCK STAR!!!!HAHAHA!
    nocool nocool 41-45, M Mar 29

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    my second home <3... like a whole other world just there for me whenever I need to escape.. clear my mind relax ..
    mergirl123 mergirl123 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    Last day of work before vacation! Can't wait to be on the beach!!
    liveandloud liveandloud 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    please watch plastic paradise omg you will not regret it i am definatly more aware and my upcycling now is not enough xp
    kyanitestone186 kyanitestone186 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Couldn't have picked a better day, driving down PCH in Malibu!! (Only wish parking wasn't a hassle)!!!
    pyeito pyeito 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 5

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    Went on a journey 3 days ago with my whole family, we gone to a place called Pagudpud where we could see the open sea and to me it was the most calming and relaxing sea I have...
    pineapplejam pineapplejam 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Does anyone else lay in bed and listen to the distant whistle buoys late at night?
    SmerkieJoe SmerkieJoe 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Wishing I could go tomorrow!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Time and time again by Counting Crows http://youtu.be/nbTGWkYxXOI I wanted so badly Somebody other than me Staring back at me But you were gone I wanted to see you walking...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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