I Love to Watch Fireflies Dance

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    When I was a child, I use to sit on the porch and watch firelies. We would also catch them in a jar. Seems like fireflies disappeared as neighborhoods grew and the trees disappeared. Recently, we moved out of the city and the other night I spotted two fireflies dancing in our...
    finerside finerside
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 27, 2009


    I had always loved watching fireflies, but realized quickly upon moving into the house I live in now that I had never truly seen them in all their splendor.One evening I was feeling quite introspective and felt the need to scamper off by myself at dusk to think for a while and...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 20, 2010

    Lightnin Bugs

    That's what we used to call them. My cousins and I used to catch them right at dusk when they started rising from the pasture...like little twinkling stars rising towards the heavens, soooo beautiful.....we would catch them one by one and slam them into a mason jar to be used...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2011
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