I Save Boxes of Mementos

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    Do You Believe In Magic?

    When younger, we all wished that magic worked, even if we didn't believe in it. A world where your wishes could become reality, just simply by wishing it and having a recipe ... I feel like when something of mine gets thrown away, I hurt its feelings -- anthropomorphizing the...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 16, 2013

    Anything And Everything

    I've got birthday cards from my fifth birthday onwards, wedding cards and baby cards, bits of sea glass and shells from beach holidays, special rocks presented to me by chubby toddler hands, hand-made mother's day presents and christmas crafts, dried roses and letters from loves...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Oct 12, 2009

    Packrat

    I try to put things in scrapbooks, but I also try to only have one page for an event and I always end up with more ticket stubs and maps and brochures than I can possibly use on a page.  Then I hate to throw them out because they have meaning.  I picked them up because...
    swirlingmist swirlingmist
    51-55, F
    Oct 11, 2009
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