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I Love Wales

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    It's the hearts blood of the British Isles.

    The welsh are faster, darker, deeper; music, blood and poetry is in their veins and harps sing beneath their tongues. It is a forgotten field outside a barren city, the spiritual home of the Celt in exile, the hand of long forgotten Gods, the Crown of the Underworld, the seat of...
    Brangwen Brangwen 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    To Be Born Welsh....

    To be born Welsh is to be born privileged. Not with a silver spoon in your mouth, But music in your blood And poetry in your soul - Wilfred Wilson
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night By Dylan Thomas A Welsh Poet....

    Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise men at their end know dark is right, Because their words had forked no lightning they Do not go gentle into that good night. Good men, the...
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    Feels Like Home

    Even though I am not a welsh native  ,  whenever I cross the border into wales , I feel like im travelling home , Its just so relaxed and the majority of the people are so open minded and down to earth , chilled and know how to have a giggle ,  why would you go...
    Dismantled Dismantled 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 31, 2009

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    As Long As We Beat The English.....

    We don't wanna be, Your enemy, But when we're on the field, It's red, white and green, Got beat by the Irish, Got beat by the Scots, The French had a struggle, But you're the one we want, We want... As long as we beat the English, As long as we beat the English, As long as we...
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    Daffodils....

    I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the milky way...
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    Leisure By W H Davies The Welsh Poet....

    Leisure What is this life if, full of care We have no time to stand and stare. No time to stand beneath the boughs And stare as long as sheep or cows. No time to see, when woods we pass, Where squirrels hide their nuts in grass, No time to see, in broad day light, Streams full...
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    And Then God Created Wales ...

    God was missing for six days. Eventually, Michael, the archangel, found him, resting on the seventh day. He inquired, "Where have you been?" ... ... God smiled deeply and proudly pointed downwards through the clouds, "Look, Michael, look what I've made." Archangel Michael...
    roots2life roots2life 46-50, M Jan 15, 2012

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    Proud To Be Welsh.

    I was born in caerphilly which is famous for its castles, but i was brought up in the former mining town of bargoed which is in the south wales valleys, bargoed's claim to fame is that in 1973 Doctor who was filmed very near there, a story called 'the green death'' My favourite...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 5, 2011

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    Just Got Back Off Holiday There...

    Always makes me want to move there though :( I think I'll buy a holiday home there - then I can have the best of both worlds!
    emjayem27 emjayem27 41-45, F Aug 10, 2013

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    We should protect them

    and their environment totally, as we should for all intelligent species on this small planet. We have already taken to much, time to give back.
    clearsight clearsight 56-60, M Apr 3

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    Unfortunately, I Can't Brag About Being Welsh...

    Because I'm not, but my partner is, although he's lived in Ireland for most of his life. About 9 months ago I moved from the United States to be with him, and I was extremely surprised at how unfriendly most of the Irish people are towards me... But my partner and I made a brief...
    benzqueen19 benzqueen19 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 14, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    So far I have been to Ireland, France, Wales, England, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. International travel is my favorite!
    Hanny20 Hanny20 18-21, F 9 Responses Jul 5

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    People probably think I'm mad but I rushed out into the garden to watch the intercity train go by on its way to London this morning! There's only one a day. But it has engines at...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    Exercise of the brain is as important as exercise of the muscles. As we grow older, it's important that we keep mentally alert. The saying: "If you don't use it, you will lose it...
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    There was an Scotsman, an Englishman and Claudia Schiffer sitting together in a carriage in a train going through Wales. Suddenly the train went through a tunnel and as it was an...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEE; And this maiden she lived with no other thought...
    ScorpionLove00 ScorpionLove00 22-25, M 17 hrs ago

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    9 years ago I saw him. It was a new day at my new class, thought it could be the new start at better life. However, we had few moments, we were almost the best friends, but he...
    whiskeyandtypewriter whiskeyandtypewriter 18-21, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    This is a long story so please bear with me if you can. I met a man back in 2008 through his sister who was a good friend of mine at the time. I knew he was married from the start...
    plmagnet29 plmagnet29 36-40, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I am me. I love who I love. Right now that is a man. But I have been in love with a woman in the past. I don't love based on gender I love based on how that person makes me feel...
    dirtyangel68 dirtyangel68 41-45, F 15 hrs ago

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    Oldie but goodie. ★★★★★★★★★ Adam and Eve said, 'Lord, when we were in the garden, you walked with us every day. Now we do not see you any more. We are lonesome...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 4 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Tonight, I will drive to my Dad’s. The drive is only about two hours—an easy drive in good weather. Boring. Ugly. But easy. In the winter, it’s prohibitive. I live in an area...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I believe that looks in no way define us as a person. If we fall in love with someone for their looks then what's to stop is falling in unrequited love every day with the first hot...
    Chloeeee17 Chloeeee17 18-21, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I forgave every wound you gave,every time you broke me and I still loved you with no regrets and no condition but than you made a mockery of my love and care.You just did hurt...
    luckyjmi luckyjmi 22-25, M 5 hrs ago

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    "Seeing with Love" by E JosephLet's Work Together for a Wonderful World"To change the picture you must change the sight that produced the picture." -- Mary Baker Eddy...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I knew this girl for a very long time, I don't even remember when we met. Over the years I fell in love with her. I could tell she felt the same way. Once she randomly just hugged...
    Filonix Filonix 13-15, M 15 hrs ago

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    In my past I've been married, widowed, and being single mom for two children. After two year of being alone I feel sad and get jealous seeing a couple so I love with each other...
    Redrose28 Redrose28 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I have the ultimate crush on her. she's the most funny, adorable, witty person. love her style, love her voice, love her looks, love her personality
    justanaveragelass justanaveragelass 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I am madly in love with my little love. He acts just like me its ridiculous. Today we watched yo gaba gaba ate ice cream and napped. I love spending my days with him. Both me and...
    xxmisslynnxx xxmisslynnxx 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    We live in a tough world. I world full of hurt, loss, darkness and many more things that bring individuals down occasionally whether it be their job or a difficult home life. It...
    SunshineClovis SunshineClovis 16-17, F 16 mins ago

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    I still love that person.i wrote a post last month or something.got loads of help and advice.and my craving to hear his voice or see him has reduced.but still I can't forget him...
    Naina94 Naina94 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    Always will :) I thank God everyday for my love and for the blessings he continues to give us. We have a love like no other.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Whoever claims this is guilty of paving the way for pedophiles. Of course love has an age. Of course there is no true love without some maturity. This group is promoting a lie and...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    For the past few weeks, I had been doing a little "me" time thinking things over and being preoccupied with work. It was during my break time at work that I try to log in here just...
    charmee26 charmee26 31-35, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I hope the enchantment never wears off...To me, there's nothing like walking through the nearby woods in early morning. That first glimpse of sun rising over the hills... the...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 11 hrs ago

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    The words "I love you" is a meaningful word that should be said when it's true. I hate when people say it and mean it so carelessly. It shouldn't be taken lightly in my opinion...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    The Man He's in his final year of college and has been up North all summer fulfilling an internship towards his degree along with working. He celebrated his first birthday away...
    mmob mmob 56-60, F 8 hrs ago

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    I don't understand Japanese. Still, i love Japanese music. If you want to learn, why, i'll have to go back to 2005. I was searching for Anime Pictures, when i found an episode...
    MichaelSan1980 MichaelSan1980 31-35, M 8 hrs ago

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    Long story short, I'm inlove with a married man, who's 32. I'm 17 btw, he has a daughter who's one, his wife is due with their second child in a few months, and me and this man...
    Princessjaa Princessjaa 16-17, F 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I am in love with a Mormon. Our relationship has been full of ups and downs, from the very start. We can't be together because of his religion and his family, but I am so in love...
    wpsiatwin wpsiatwin 18-21, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I just finished watching "Frozen" for the first time and I LOVED IT! Fantastic movie! I've always enjoyed Disney movies but frozen completely blew me away. It's been a long time...
    lifetime201 lifetime201 16-17, M 6 hrs ago

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    This is not a love letter. I couldn't find a experience close to what I mean so this will do. I write letters to my future self or for my children and family I will have. It sounds...
    rukesh3 rukesh3 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    Sometimes, when you least expect it, you'll realize that someone loved you. And that means someone can love you again, and that'll make you smile." -Homer Simpson. Surprisingly...
    Affley Affley 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I love all animals. But cats are my favorite animals. I had a cat named Merry. She spent the beginning of her life in a drain, surrounded by her dead brothers and sisters and mom...
    Acebo Acebo 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I just love girls who can show belly and love it and girls that can eat and love it. That is such a turn on to me
    Jcford Jcford 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    Because I've been a huge Star Wars-fan since elementary school back in the 80s, my first taste of graphic novels came with all the Star Wars graphic novels from Dark Horse. I loved...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    Alright, so I thought I might start off with this one... I was in the tenth grade and this teacher ((I will not mention his name)) who was in his early thirties (he's probably in...
    GrumpyPig GrumpyPig 22-25, F 5 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I love giving and receiving. Giving and making my SO (currently single) feel loved, pleasured and happy is such a good feeling. Receiving and being thanked is wonderful.. I wish I...
    Winbu Winbu 16-17, M 17 hrs ago

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