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I Say Hope Is In Our Heart

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    Hope Is...

    Hope is a blanket, warm and safe. It's a teddybear to cling to in the nightA flickering candle in a tall glass jarThat even the most persistent of gusts can't quite blow outHope is a dollar given to a street musicianOr a can of corn dropped in a collection bin to feed the...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    Resurrectable

    Hope can be easily lost. I think in many ways I lost it last year.  At the moment I'm really seeing the difference between caution and loss of hope.  They can be so easily paired up, but really hope is so important that its not worth the gains of caution.  When things are...
    badbinary badbinary 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 6, 2013

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    "A little more persistence,

    a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success." Elbert Hubbard
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Once your heart been touched it's difficult to use your mind so I do believe you should follow it as you might regret it!As once that heart is broken it can't be fixed again so you...
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    It's funny that a guy talks about this. Butt it's true. We all love each others butts. And our butts are bigger than our hearts. So let's love with all our butts.
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