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I Planted a Tree

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    I Planted A Few Saplings And Trying To Get Some More Now.

    Planted 6 saplings - and 2 are surviving now in my rural school.
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jun 20, 2012

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    Banana Plantation.

    Takes a year to grow and comes from a cutting. Of course - it yields Bananas. True Story: The school where I hang around, had some sort of an election for High School students. One of the kid promised he'd plant some trees if elected. And by jove, he did get elected - and the kid...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jul 8, 2012

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    Rain Tree In Progress

    This is a Rain Tree - grows mostly in South India, spans shade about 100 sq ft , good for shade and grows about 50-60 ft high. Rough tree, and can survive under harsh conditions. The rural school where I work - needed a shade for the children to play under. So I thought raising...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jul 8, 2012

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    When I had my miscarriage I took the baby home

    and buried him with a tree. The nurse thought I was crazy, he's to small to see, but I needed closure...it's not like I could hold him. We kept what the nurse collected in the deep freezer with our food (double & triple wrapped in hazmat container and bags and then extra...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F 1 Response May 7, 2015

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    In Grade School

    I planted a fir tree in my backyard.  The thing grew like a weed and was soon taking up a good portion of the yard.  It's still there and still going strong after over 40 years.  I'm still going strong but 3,000 miles away from my tree.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 2, 2009

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    Spathodea Tree In Progress

    This is a Spathodea-tree found mostly in the South Indian region and It grows large and big.It is a shade bearing tree and hardy. This tree or rather sapling was planted a few months ago in a rural school. Now, its growing a bit. Its about 2 feet tall and needs a couple of years...
    woodland27 woodland27 41-45, M Jul 8, 2012

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    I wish I could remember where

    so I could go visit & measure it's progress..
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M Aug 23, 2015

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    Damn them some big *** trees!
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    My second time skinny dipping (in the ocean) was last summer. We were staying in a camping ground cabin with a few friends. The camp was very close to the beach. I had been feeling...
    bucketlist50 bucketlist50 41-45, M 2 hrs ago

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    I feel uncomfortable around my brothers . it hard to explain this but I'm gonna start by the family tree , I have 8 sisters and 5 brothers all from one mother . 5 of my sisters...
    scincewewere18 scincewewere18 13-15 2 hrs ago

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    I read somewhere here someone saying that trees are the top of the vegetation species where man is the top of the animal species. It sounded interesting in a perspective.I love...
    Banyousbabe Banyousbabe 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    When I was a child, I collected match flaps and rocks and minerals and fossils. And I collected playbills from theatrical performances. (I stopped doing that when I grew up...
    777Brad 777Brad 56-60, M 2 days ago

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    The end of 2015 and the beginning of 2016 saw many parts of the United Kingdom being affected by severe weather conditions. High levels of wind and rain had a hugely negative...
    treesurgeon10 treesurgeon10 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I've always thought it would be cool to become a queen of a forest and have a dragon and live in trees, and also be a caretaker to the forest. I want that to happen! it would be...
    lilykitten1998 lilykitten1998 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    DarthIncest DarthIncest 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    Teri99 Teri99 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I was always up a tree or swinging off a tree when I was little. I tried my first cigarette when I was up a tree. It made me so dizzy that I fell out!
    wonderofwonders1 wonderofwonders1 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Where am I It's been so long since ive really seen Since i've really looked and since ive took it in Since the fire has been ablaze I've lost my way But I didn't notice until I was...
    Rucbrar Rucbrar 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It's a very Winnie the Poo day !!!
    wolffive wolffive 51-55, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I knew her for five years, we got to know each other after she got hired where I worked. She was twenty years younger than me. She was pretty and smart, I had a tiny crush on her...
    andyreed andyreed 51-55, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am conservativeI was raised poor, we lived on a farm, 13 acres, we had a dairy cow, that had to have kickers put on her to keep her from kicking the bucket over, and a big pig...
    silverwings2012 silverwings2012 61-65, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    .. but only the ones that come in pots, so that I can re-plant them. I once dug one up again and used it the following xmas
    wonderofwonders1 wonderofwonders1 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i have major paranioa. it all started when i started taking an interest in creepypasta. i constantly feel watched. but a bit ago a tree fell right beside my home in the middle of...
    Justice578 Justice578 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I would scurry up a tree all the time when I was younger... I used to love to climb super high, get stuck, and then find new and creative ways to get down... Well not really new or...
    xXverlorenXx xXverlorenXx 22-25, M Feb 4

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    So I wasn't sure if I was going to get a chance to get naked outside anytime soon because of the cold. But I was wrong. While just last week it was snowing.. Tonight it is 55...
    J120925 J120925 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    When I was a child I would climb the apricot tree in the back yard, sit on it's widest branch and eat apricots as I sat looking out at world around me, daydreaming. I loved to...
    1AngelHeart 1AngelHeart 46-50, F Feb 3

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    I wrote a poem about it actually a few years ago. I have a an old photo of me in my tree as a kid and brought back so many memories which is why I got in the tree last year. anyway...
    nnysspawn nnysspawn 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    you couldn't keep me out. I had a special branch hidden and high up that no one could find me. I would sometimes doze off up there. haven't been able to climb in years but did...
    nnysspawn nnysspawn 36-40, F Feb 3

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    xxladyjadedxx xxladyjadedxx 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    So about a week ago I went for a long walk, something I often do to clear my head and relaxd. On said walk I found a huge tree not to far from a great view point along the coast...
    Jackson247 Jackson247 22-25, M Feb 2

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    I know where you stand Silent in the trees And that's where I am Silent in the trees. Why won't you speak Where I happen to be? Silent in the trees Standing cowardly. I can feel...
    calumnious calumnious 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    That quote!—about the missing transitional fossils Embarrassed evolutionists try to ‘muddy the waters’ by Gary Bates Anyone reading creationist literature for a few years...
    churinga churinga 70+, M Feb 2

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    Q2013 Q2013 46-50, F Feb 1

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    I weep when I hear this.I wish this moves you even half as much Epeeps.  O bonny Portmore, you shine where you standAnd the more I think on you the more I think longIf I had...
    NyxInvictus NyxInvictus 41-45 Jan 29

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    Intuitive, extra sensory perception, who knows what to call it. Sometimes the story unfolds right before me and I can see it as though it already happened. Doesn't happen with...
    v0lition v0lition 41-45, F 8 Responses Jan 29

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    This cat is a ninja like me you dig
    ninjaporn ninjaporn 70+, T Jan 29

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    Whobody Whobody 18-21, M Jan 29

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    I found this silly personality test on Rutterman's profile and thought it was kind of interesting...and just fun to do, since I found myself answering the questions for myself...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    It doesn't take much to make me happy, really. I'm quite content and a humble person by nature. This evening I decided to pamper myself, to unwind and relax. There is no real...
    ImperfectWeather ImperfectWeather 22-25, F Jan 26

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    My stories are based on my experiences whether I start out that way or not. Here is a story I wrote with all intents of it being a childrens short story. Instead its my story and...
    prism9 prism9 56-60, F Jan 26

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