I Stop to Smell the Roses

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    Except...

    ...sometimes they just have no scent. And that makes me mad. I heard that the hybrid breeders are focused on appearance and hardiness, and their efforts have resulted in fewer good smelling roses. Mother Nature does not like you to fool around with her flowers, apparently...
    milkynips milkynips
    46-50, F
    Jun 25, 2011

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    Ahh, the smell of age and time itself; it makes you feel like holding old books like that with a degree of reverence.
    moondiva moondiva
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    I can't stop thinking about you so I will indulge myself and remember everything without trying to shut it out. I don't know what tomorrow brings but tonight I celebrate memories.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 19
    I do love it, it smells so yummy that you feel like you gain weight just from the scent.
    moondiva moondiva
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    Can we all please stop being depressed about EP leaving? All the experiences are all like, "Oh! I will miss EP, Ep please don't go!" I''m on this website to read about sad things...
    Kimberlybucklandz1093 Kimberlybucklandz1093
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    1 Response Apr 18
    Can we all please stop being depressed about EP leaving? All the experiences are all like, "Oh! I will miss EP, EP please don't go!" I''m on this website to read about sad things...
    Kimberlybucklandz1093 Kimberlybucklandz1093
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    Can we all please stop being depressed about EP leaving? All the experiences are all like, "Oh! I will miss EP, EP please don't go!" I''m on this website to read about sad things...
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    Can we all please stop being depressed about EP leaving? All the experiences are all like, "Oh! I will miss EP, Ep please don't go!" I''m on this website to read about sad things...
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    # 13. I totally love the smell of before and after rain scenes. I don't know why, it excites me. Every single time :) I love the rain!! 😇😇
    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
    Apr 17
    When you know you should let go and move on... How do you keep yourself busy? How do you find that drive to get up and move forward? How do you stop comparing yourself to what is...
    ITmonkey ITmonkey
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    I've been a coffee lover ever since middle school and up until now that I'm in college I still am a coffee lover. This is more like an addiction. The way that the smell of the...
    PiperMcLean PiperMcLean
    18-21, F
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    Waking up from a nap with all the windows open and a neighbor mowing the grass, loving it!
    Hermione44 Hermione44
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    2 Responses Apr 15
    This summer if I get lucky enough I might go to concert to see them. But unfortunately I have to travel far because they're not coming to Montreal, I'll have to go either to...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
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    Or when ya first open a Tassimo package
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 13
    Alright. Now how do I deal with this? "Okay. Now stop thinking you're being such a hardworker. Stop thinking and save those thoughts for another day. Okay? Alright. I'm telling...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
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    Check to see if the perfume is tested in animals or uses their hormones please!! think of the bunnies
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme
    22-25, F
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    If you like to smell dirty that's gross
    staystyleandsmile staystyleandsmile
    18-21, F
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    I have to stop indulging or dwelling on my wounds , very important
    vivianescrooge vivianescrooge
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    Check out the new and improved EP! http://exp2.xyz/
    Ttlicious1 Ttlicious1
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    Apr 12
    Check out the new and improved EP! http://exp2.xyz/
    Ttlicious1 Ttlicious1
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    I put on a lot of perfume every day!!
    Leannasmith01 Leannasmith01
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    I'm a guy that likes to smell " mighty fine " , actually a little OCD about being clean , shower at least twice a day , but saying that I'm not a guy who has his comb out every...
    wishingwellguy wishingwellguy
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    ive been taking addictive pain killers for over 3 years on and off, and now im taking like 20 a day and just make any excuse to take them. i tried hard to stop yesterday and didnt...
    Lee1616 Lee1616
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    How can I stop worrying and ruminating about past mistakes? Also how can I not care when people don't accept me?
    bettyboop777 bettyboop777
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    cigarette smoke is the best smelling smoke that you can ever have in your house my house is always thick with smoke all day long and it always smell really fantastic second hand...
    ilovesmoking1 ilovesmoking1
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    Not that im trying to. There are so many places to get sweet stuff near me its too easy. Its really showing on my belly. I'm flat out adicted. I can't help it. I don't want to stop...
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    hunlove hunlove
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    Ok ladies... I know what cologne I like, but what scent do you enjoy on a man... if any.
    Move4Word Move4Word
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    I had several chances to ask her for a date. I never took any of those chances since I had low self esteem at the time and assumed there was no way she'd be interested. None of the...
    Mossonarock Mossonarock
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    I love the way I feel and smell after a good shower. All refreshed and ready to take on this day!
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    For all you haters out there............get a life. My god look at yourselves and wake up to your own faults before you ***** about others. I am a smoker and fed up with all the...
    cpguy cpguy
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    I want to be used to smell your feet. I want to be a slave to you
    jyoderr15 jyoderr15
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    When I get back from my dad's house, my clothes smell like cancer. No pun.
    DreamOfAFox DreamOfAFox
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    There's this girl at school who tries so hard to be cool. Honestly it has become so pathetic and funny. I don't understand why you would make a fool of yourself to be seen a cool...
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    What can I say ? Mmmmm, coffee brewing in the morning .
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    I hate smokers. Whenever I walk by a smoker I immediately start coughing. I also hate people who think it's cool. Totally because getting lung cancer is cool. I don't understand...
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    With EP closing, have a look at http://super-slutty-is-fun.tumblr.com/ for some smoking (and other) stuff :) Also, http://pub35.bravenet.com/chat/show.php/2978566655 is good for...
    deleted deleted
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    lmao I love poppy *** lmaoo lmaooooo
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