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I See the Beauty In the Breakdown

This is a group for people who see beuaty in the duality of darkness and light. 203 People

    Beyond the Door

    I see the beauty in the breakdown.  I understand the special duality of darkness and light. I embrace the ephemeral quality of pleasure and pain and see life in the whisper of possibilties. I feel for the spaces between experiences, the passing of potential...
    Tinky Tinky 36-40 1 Response Dec 14, 2007

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    In The Tears

    I am not who I used to be. I don't see with the same eyes. I don't laugh with the same smile. I don't open as many doors. I don't trust many people. I don't smile for everyone. I don't make everyone happy like I used to. I've changed. I can't remember when. I've cried so many...
    StarGazer09 StarGazer09 18-21, F Feb 23, 2012

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    Insight Through Breaking Down

    My experiences have allowed me to hit the bottom of the Pit of Dispair and through repitition, I have learned that I will get out  in due time and the only way out is back up.  Sometimes it takes so long that I feel I will burst.  But through years of hanging in there and...
    KrazyAuntKim KrazyAuntKim 46-50, F 2 Responses May 19, 2012

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    The Sun Also Rises

    Breakdown: A moment to lie to yourself to ease the pain, gain empathy and pity but remain the same or explore the truth, explore yourself, explore the beauty in freeing yourself..
    KatjaShoshanaGrace KatjaShoshanaGrace 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2011

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    I See Beauty Everywhere

    Always. All I know is suffering. I've been through pain and anguish. I actually wish I could be tortured just for a new high. There's so much beauty in life. I see light in breakdowns. I suffered miserabley in my head. Like wars going on. Terrible suffering. I always see the...
    WhoisChaff WhoisChaff 26-30 Dec 23, 2011

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    Pain Of Awareness

    PAIN OF AWARENESS   Flash and the pain, Life is unknown to those who have never been alive, Shattered like broken glass,   But no red blood stain, Insanity is unknown to those who have never been insane, Cracked with the sound of a crash,  ...
    OkayBut OkayBut 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 21, 2010

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 30, 2013

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    I Like This Title

    Without being morbid or anything I like how people are depicted through their strength when faced with adverse conditions. something beautiful about a soul that doesn't give up.
    jezzie14 jezzie14 26-30, F Aug 15, 2012

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    Every time I am in the midst of happiness,

    I miss the darkness, the shadows and what's hiding inside. Standing in the light all the time makes me long for the men and the challenges of shadows.
    echoalpha echoalpha 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2014

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    Stay...

    storm clouds envelop my skymustered in darketernal damnation holds me in an unyielding embracelike smothering lovers in disgracesuddenly, abruptlya beam of light emergesthe slumbering sun returns from its quietusothers would kill for a chance like thisi,i curse the lightand...
    SilentEnigma SilentEnigma 18-21, F Dec 23, 2011

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    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Aug 15, 2014

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    I see the good in you when all you see is the bad. I see beauty when all you see is blemishes. I see potential when all you see is flaws. I see growth when all you see is...
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    I had a really terrible breakdown last night. I'm recovering this morning mentally & physically, but I think it made my bf nervous. I hate that he saw me like that but it's not...
    kros10 kros10 26-30, F May 9

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    Into the pool of globe beauty, I dive and seek, the pair it breathes, A universe inside, Galaxies form periphery, Beauty abide, Swirling sprinkles etching sea, And if I could...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 1 Response May 4

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    One of favorite and fondest experiences was when I was about 11 or 12. My mom and dad were having some marital problems because my dad was gone all the time. So my mother and I...
    shampoogirl2 shampoogirl2 41-45, T 4 Responses May 15

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    I just had the worst breakdown of my life. It started as a few tears from watching a sad movie, then it was tears for my sick grandpa and the suffering my family has endured, then...
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sitting at the dock watching the sunset spread it's yellow glow across the sky and water with a sky with purple and pink rainbow of colors I fell in love with all the beauty around...
    Alicehath Alicehath 56-60, F May 10

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    So I'm in the middle of a breakdown right now. I don't have any real friends I can call, I just have my unreliable self and my immaginary company. Special thanks to social networks...
    justspeechless justspeechless 18-21, F May 1

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    I love inner beauty more than outer beauty. I may be the biggest hypocrite to say this since I'm so conscious with my looks. But you can be be really beautiful but if you're a...
    iAteYourCrayon iAteYourCrayon 13-15, F 5 Responses May 13

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    I've always wondered this . I mean don't get me wrong I think I'm attractive but it's interesting to see how others see you . It's like your so used to how to look you don't even...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul 18-21, F 19 Responses May 11

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    For those who Say "they admire Inner Beauty", do not be So Quick to think "people who They think possess Inner beauty" COME BY IT EASILY. Life "is The Same" for Everyone...
    canuctherealme canuctherealme 61-65 2 Responses May 19

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    Step into the warming orbit of her soul once again. Allow the fragrance of tender skin and trusting caresses remedy a bitter moment of the past. Bite your lips and lay down...
    Dominantvelvet Dominantvelvet 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 28

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    This isn't me but isn't that one of the most gorgeous faces you've ever seen? I just appreciate beauty.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 2

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    People from the east have their own unique beauty - and it is the best nations that I have seen
    wanker1953 wanker1953 61-65, M 1 Response May 4

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    It's creepy, and disturbing. I don't understand how a parent can not see the dangers and sexualizing of little girls, not to mention teaching them beauty is everything and I'm...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    There is something to be admired when you come across natural beauty. Unaltered, uncovered, in all its perfection. A decadent treat that should be held in the highest of standards...
    Whatdreamsarelost Whatdreamsarelost 31-35, M 1 Response May 17

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    Recently read this and feel that it fits me just fine. I am an aweist. I'd like to explain what aweism is, how it is distinct from other com­monly held or better-known secular...
    padraig17325 padraig17325 56-60, M 1 Response May 4

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    Real beauty to me lies in people who have been knocked down but are still willing to get back up and allow themselves to be vulnerable to life and it's pains because they know that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 30

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    Male beauty salon in BKK, Thailand • Who should be your target group and why? • Your channels and plans. How to execute them and why? • Cultural issues that you have to take...
    susapajingko susapajingko 18-21, M May 7

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    My favourite fairy tale is Beauty and the Beast. It's probably one of the most appropriate stories to be told to children. It's one of the very few stories that teach children...
    SecretsOut14 SecretsOut14 18-21, F 2 Responses May 12

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    its rare to see the night sky blanket'd with stars, but a treat none the less. I love to see the sky and think that there is still untouched beauty in this world we have to find.
    WindupKitten WindupKitten 26-30, M 2 Responses May 14

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    The orient has given us an art form that I have a great appreciation for.  The beauty of their bondage techniques, specifically with the use of rope.....is a visual...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 4 Responses May 15

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    Beauty is all around us. Too often we don't take the time to notice.
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F 1 Response May 16

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    Imri's mom and my mom met in middle school. They stayed friends for years, were in each other's wedding, and were pregnant with Imri and me at nearly the same time. Imri and I...
    douglas7198 douglas7198 16-17, M May 17

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    Everything created by nature has beauty.
    PendleMajick PendleMajick 41-45, F May 19

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    The most beautiful people in my life are good people first and foremost. External beauty means nothing if your insides are black and cold.
    MyUnspokenWord MyUnspokenWord 18-21, F 4 Responses May 19

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    i won a beauty contest as a woman, but i am a man! my new tilted is miss Gay pride, but I'm not gay! what a confusing thing? this happen to anyone yet!
    Daniel2Danielle Daniel2Danielle 26-30, T 1 day ago

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    The first Valentine's Day with hubs (then future hubs) I received a dozen red roses and the sweetest note. I've never been one to get worked up over flowers, don't get me wrong...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 7 Responses May 6

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    Maybe now i see IT as little bit on Old fashioned side
    hunlove hunlove 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 29

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    What do my words, my persona, my beauty, my gestures say to you? Do I thine with your eyes or do I distract your ears? What is it that can define me in one word of yours , if I am...
    TheWestlifer TheWestlifer 18-21, F 4 Responses May 11

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