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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. 194 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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    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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    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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    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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    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Aug 15, 2014

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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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    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 30, 2013

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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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    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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    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 know this might sound crazy or stupid or weird, I honestly think I might be the only one when it comes to this.. but maybe not? So.. when I first meet a person, they look...
    mcsunshine09 mcsunshine09 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Yes! YOU, are beautiful. No! You're NOT worthless. And, you mean everything in this world.
    NaomiSunJourney NaomiSunJourney 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    This is true I think I do!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Feb 7

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    Who saw that Miss Universe pageant? Am I crazy, or should Miss Jamaica really should have won that? Miss Columbia looked so... usual.
    JamieMostra JamieMostra 26-30, T Feb 9

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    I was at the cinema last night with my husband. We were watching the film Focus with Will Smith and Margot Robbie. Afterwards we were discussing the movie and I commented on how...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 6 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    it shines brighter than any star in the sky. it is not easily hidden or covered up. No make up ever necessary because it is already perfection. it runs deeper and stronger than...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    There is no time than now! The tips below can help you create a successful beauty regimen.Always exfoliate your face is very important.Instead of spending too much money on a...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    Everything and anything has something beautiful about it and not everyone sees it. I don't see everything's beauty. Like mostly everyone can appreciate the beauty of a sunset or...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    Many believe that you are either beautiful or you aren't. This is simply isn't true. This article will help you find and bring out your beautiful traits. Beauty is much more that...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    Beauty tips are a great starting point for beginners to get comfortable and finally craft their own routine. The article below contains the tips that you how to get started with...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    This is something I say a lot, but I don't know if I think about what I mean..... I do think eyes give a lot away, but I think that perception plays a large role in what you see in...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    The beauty inside. The beauty that we see on the outside is what gets our attention but it's the beauty on the inside that captivates us. True beauty runs deep, a warm smile...
    needsmilk808 needsmilk808 51-55, M 3 Responses Feb 14

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    I don't know why I'm having a breakdown. I wish I knew so I could fix it but I'm just falling apart. Nothing seams to matter any more
    baconnater3000 baconnater3000 16-17, M Jan 30

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    Inner beauty is the brightest, shiniest freeing and most obvious type of beauty . I inner beauty is far longer lasting also. Seeing people as they really are is always interesting...
    girlfoxy girlfoxy 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I met a guy from Cairo. Smart and well educated. We often skyped but I never showed a pic of me. Despite of being shy, I want to know if personality will still makes a guy...
    rockettothemoon08 rockettothemoon08 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    I'm teetering on doing this essay or failing the class. In fact this entire semester has had me in a mental breakdown. I can hardly focus or read, and I've been crying 4/7 nights...
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    After recently revisiting, Asia that I still hold these Western ideas of 'beauty' in regards to women. At first I didn't find some features beautiful, although I myself hold some...
    lorlisette lorlisette 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Theres a sunrise and sunset everyday and you can choose to be there for it. You can put yourself in the way of beauty, but its your choice weather you see it. If you give someone...
    covernine covernine 46-50, F Feb 5

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    TRUE AUTHENTIC SELF! Our true self is something that we are all born with.  We all know deep within ourselves who and what we are. We may not actually realize it but we feel it...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jan 30

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    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, they say. Beauty is a conceptualisation of each beholder. In each of us, there is a beauty waiting to express itself!
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 6

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    I'm attracted to all things natural. It's hard to explain how sitting on top of Middle Teton looking out over the mountains makes me feel. It's amazingly therapeutic. Whether...
    Acamper5810 Acamper5810 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 9

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    I always strive to see the beauty in everyone. But it doesn't matter how beautiful you are on the outside, when you're ugly on the inside. Don't expect sympathy from me if that is...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    The most beautiful thing about any person is their strength, spiritually, intellect, emotional well being, passion and compassion. If you show me those things I will see your true...
    RC4blue RC4blue 46-50, M 3 Responses Feb 2

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    Outer beauty pleases the eye. Inner beauty captivates the heart. Mandy Hale
    Passionful Passionful 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Not only do I admire it, I'm attracted to it. Outer beauty is a dime a dozen, but inner beauty is a rare jewel, a diamond in the rough. I admire those who give of themselves, not...
    freenakedcouple freenakedcouple 26-30, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I admire people with inner beauty more than outer. Inner beauty is more important to me.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    If you are beautiful on the outside but you have a crappy personality and attitude, then the outer beauty doesn't matter at all. Its all about the inner beauty that counts👌
    Dhikrayat Dhikrayat 22-25, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I think we people are beautiful in our bared face. Especially when we are newly awake looking like a troll after beauty sleep. That's what I defined natural beauty!
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and most importantly a beautiful soul. A pretty face can only get you so far in life...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    Beautyy and the BEAST!!!! ...so who wants to imprison me in their enchanted castle and dance with me in a ginormous ballroom while I wear a pretty yellow ball gown... Cuz I...
    ERMAHGERD1 ERMAHGERD1 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 29

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    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
    Mermae Mermae 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 7

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    Injuries Challengeus to learn that beauty is on the inside!!!
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F Feb 7

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    there is no substitute for natural beauty. the charm and grace in simplicity is unparallel to anything in this universe. I view femininity as sacred. its pure and simple. and a...
    fazeelahmed fazeelahmed 22-25, M Feb 15

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    I've lost sight of such beauty in my life, but I notice it in others
    MatildaBlack MatildaBlack 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 16

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    This winter has been a severe one and am looking forward to spring. I can't wait for milder temperatures, the colors of the flowers, the budding leaves and the newness and promise...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 16

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    I don't wear makeup at all and I'm 19. I've been told I look about 25 and have been able to walk into bars with no ID. (I refuse to drink) So for the first time, I do adore my...