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I Still Like Swinging On the Swing

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    Always Had the Opportunity - My mom is a kindergarden teacher so I spend many a afternoon at her school helping out or hanging out waiting to go home. How I spent my free time...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 8, 2008

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    I Was Queen On the Swing Set. - When I was young, I just love to go on the swings! They were fun, exciting. Do you remember the game that everyone would play on the swing set? When...
    eastsidechick eastsidechick 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 17, 2007

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    I had a tree swing since July 2012 and it's on candy-stripe ropes. Today I was swinging kind of high with my earphones on. Next thing I knew I was on the ground. I knew something...
    Redspikex Redspikex 18-21, F Jan 2

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    What's Not to Like? - Sure!  Sitting, standing, lying on my stomach; sideways; jumping off; sex on a swing; at night; over the edge of the riverbank; it's all good. Anybody...
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M May 11, 2008

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    Weeeeeee - I still swing on swings when I got to the park. Going back and forth. Higher and Higher. That funny butterfly feeling in my stomach. Trying to touch the sky.
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 23, 2012

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    Not Much Of A Story To Tell. - I'm 55 y/o and I still love to swing on a swing. I go to the park with my 11 y/o and I never miss a chance to swing on the swing set. He's starting...
    titanis titanis 51-55, M Aug 9, 2012

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    Feels Like Flying..... - I still love swinging on a swing...  I love to pump my legs & point my toes @ the sky..  The wind in my face & my hair trailing behind...
    CaliGirl3 CaliGirl3 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 13, 2008

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    My Favorite Pastime - I have to say, I still visit the local playground once and a while to revisit my childhood. Looking back, a lot of my memories involved my old rusty swing set...
    emptyheart emptyheart 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 7, 2008

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    Swinging Free - Is there anything more relaxing, I wonder? I think I spent more than 75% of my childhood on the swing in our backyard: I still spent a lot of time on it actually! I...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 5 Responses May 4, 2008

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    RETURNING - I WANT TO GO AND SWING RIGHT NOW. I NEED TO FIND MYSELF. I KEEP TRYING TO FIND MYSELF, BUT I DON'T KNOW ANYMORE. WHEN I USED TO SWING, I FELT LIKE I WAS FLYING AND MY...
    screammyheartout screammyheartout 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2009

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    No Limits - Whenever I swing the ground, chains and all my problems melt away; the only things left are the sky, wind and me.  I feel the wind surround me and the cool night...
    CheshireCat23 CheshireCat23 18-21, M May 2, 2010

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    And I'll Never Grow Out of It. - I've always loved swings. They were my favorite pieces of playground equipment as a child. And that hasn't changed. My dad built me a swing...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F Jan 20, 2008

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    ^.^ - and jumping off when it's at its highest point!!!
    ForeverAutumn ForeverAutumn 18-21, F Jun 27, 2009

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    Losing Myself - For me swinging on the swings is a chance to lose myself out of reality. To escape the world and create my own. It feels like you're soaring though the sky with...
    XanthiaJo XanthiaJo 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 29, 2010

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    Me Too! ^_^ - The ideal time for me to swing is when no one else is around to hound me to get off or something. I love swinging on the swing and walking: two very relaxing...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 10, 2011

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    Grow Up & Blow Away - I've done it. I've become an annoying teenager. I remember watching the older kids swing on swings when I wanted one, talking loud about things I didn't...
    awkwardlighting awkwardlighting 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 9, 2008

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    The Swing Wince - When Berta saw Marvin and Amie Together and swinging on the swing Swunging and swanging and swinging She found that her heart was kind of...
    tearaway tearaway 22-25, F 12 Responses Jun 8, 2009

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    Footsie - Last Saturday I had the chance to play footsie on the swings at my local park. It's a great game. Basically you have one person swinging on the swing, a thrower and...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 14, 2008

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    Whenever I Find Myself In a Park - I look for the swings. the most recent time was this past summer, it was an unusually hot day in July (closing in on 100 degrees) and my husband...
    RavenLee RavenLee 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2008

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    I Must Admit.. - I still love to swing on the swings. I grew up beside a park and would always walk over to play on the swings every day when I was younger. I still do that when I...
    OneLifeToLive OneLifeToLive 18-21, F Aug 29, 2008

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    There Is No Fun Like Swinging :) - Yes, I still like it. but I can't because I'm not a child anymore. It's a great fun. Swinging and watching the sky. I used to forget all my...
    Titan007 Titan007 22-25, M Jun 23, 2010

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    When... - when i was a kid i used to spend literally hours just swinging back and forth on a swing, by myself just thinking, i think i found it theraputic, even today i can't...
    roc roc 26-30, F Nov 15, 2007

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    Still a Kid At Heart - I love to swing. Any swing, anywhere, I love it. I think it is refreashing to feel the breeze across my face and feel my hair blow in the wind that generated...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 25, 2007

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    Yes...I Do - Ever now and then I let the child in me come out......she is so much fun...she loves to play...I love her!
    lilyofthenile lilyofthenile 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2008

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    Brucers - I got a call on Friday summoning me to the local park to take part in a game called ' Brucers'. Or, that's what we call it anyway. All you need is a double swing set...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Aug 3, 2008

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    With Every Rise and Fall... - ...I feel the world slip away and a sense of being a child again sweep over me. I love walking to a deserted park and jumping on the swing set and...
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood 21-25, F 1 Response Dec 17, 2007

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    No Harm - I'm still a kid at heart, I love the swing we have in the back garden, even though I'm probably too big for it now anyway. I'm stubborn and still go on it anyway, there's...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 25, 2007

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    Inspired - I have always enjoyed the swing, but my fear of heights and falling usually prevents any action. Reading moon's story reminded me of the set near my home, so I went. I...
    Daelynna Daelynna 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2008

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    :( - I love swinging with my girls but... my butt has gotten a little too big for the seat  :(
    allyKat allyKat 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 26, 2007

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    Freedom - When I was younger, I would go over to my grandparents' house and sit on the swings my grandpa made himself and pretend I was flying.  I pretended that there was...
    moonlit1 moonlit1 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2008

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    It Takes You Back - whenever i get really stressed, or even a little stressed, or upset or sad or depressed or whatever not-so-good emotion i come up with that day, i get this...
    thedreamisover thedreamisover 18-21, F Jun 23, 2008

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    Swing - I have always went on the swing when I was young yet in my mind i think i found more refined ways to do it know. jump off because broken ankles are fun try...
    cherryblossomshinigami4 cherryblossomshinigami4 16-17, F Jan 20, 2009

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    Let's Go to the Park - I would love to have a date to go to a park.  I would like to sit on the swings while my date pushed me higher and higher.  I would enjoy this so...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 10 Responses May 13, 2008

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    Who's Pushing Who? - I Love taking my grandchildren to the park.  They are so carefree and have to check everything out 1st before they'll pick their favorite for the day...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    Like A Child - I love swinging on swings at the park, always have and always will. I still swing ... even if vit says "For children under 12." Reminds me of being a child. Maybe...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F Jul 12, 2010

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    Swinging... - I like to swing in a calm rain on a dark grey day when no one else is around and the wind is barely blowing. I can just close my eyes, grab the chains on the swing...
    PoeticRejection PoeticRejection 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2007

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    Swing High, Swing Low - The years may pass and my tastes change, but I still love swinging. We had a double one at home, from when I aged 6. years later, being annoyed when my...
    sichtbar sichtbar 46-50 4 Responses Mar 13, 2009

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    Inner Child :) - I used to have a swing when I was a child, and would always have competitions to see how high could get up without the thing looping round the pole.  I would...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 24, 2008

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    Swinging - I like swinging on the swing all alone.  when there's no one around as far as i can see, except the trees and the grass and a few birds here and there. My dad got...
    zecchini zecchini 22-25, F 7 Responses Feb 8, 2008

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    They're Still Fun - For something so simple, swinging just brings so much joy. I can remember going to the playground with my dad when I was really little, and having him push me...
    Aludra Aludra 18-21, F Jul 25, 2008

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    Good Times - Every time I take the kids I nanny to the park I go for the swings. I make it go sideways, I'll swing real high then jump off (it impresses the young ones) haha. Of...
    GoldieMtZion GoldieMtZion 26-30, F Mar 2, 2008

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    Still Young - "we are still young - lets go to the park - lets swing on the swings"
    AshesToAshes AshesToAshes 16-18, F Feb 19, 2008

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    Flying To The Moon - Okay, I'll admitt it! I still swing on the swings! XD i can't help it, i love the swings! i still close my eyes while swinging and pretend I'm flying. I...
    pandora102693 pandora102693 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 7, 2012

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    Swing Swing - I will NEVER grow too old to love swinging on the swings. It brings back old memories and helps me relax and just forget about what is going on outside. 
    Seattlegirl Seattlegirl 16-18, F Mar 2, 2008

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    The Pains Of Being An Adult On A Swingset - I started to swing on swing sets lately for pure enjoyment's sake. Although when I do I have to wait till it's near dark, about 7pm or...
    TinyJiro TinyJiro 22-25, M Jul 25, 2013

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    Still Love It! - when i was a teenager i would take my walkman out to the swing with me and just swing and swing and swing for hours. i miss not having a swing anymore (even tho i...
    earthdragon earthdragon 31-35, F Jun 24, 2008

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    My Favorite Playground Feature - Take your slides and your merry-go-rounds and your teeter-totters. The swing's for me. All the cool kids swing on swings. You know it's true.
    BookNerd BookNerd 22-25, F Feb 28, 2008

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    Of Course! -  Swinging rocks! The best part is closing your eyes while you swing - you feel like you're flying. My friend and I used to swing every day at recess while closing...
    Jenniedvm Jenniedvm 18-21, F Dec 9, 2008

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