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I Swam In the Pacific and the Atlantic

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    I Grew Up On Long Island and Drove Up the Pch

    Long Island is part of New York state. Fire Island is a barrier island that runs most of the length of Long Island's south shore, buffering the effects of the Atlantic Ocean's battering waves and erosion. Some of my very earliest memories are of beach experiences on Fire Island...
    qazrazl qazrazl 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 3, 2009

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    Alaska, Cold, Virginia, Warm. Pensacola, Fantastic, Mediterranean Sea, Great Too. Cuba, Also Nice.

    Having served in the armed forces and being a military dependent before that, I have swam in several seas and both of the oceans listed here! I love the ocean!
    Emichael Emichael 41-45, M Jun 27, 2012

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    I Did

    I swam in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time when I was almost a teenager.  It was winter and we were spending some quality time in Flordia.  A few years later I had my first chance to swim in the Pacific.  I now live near the Pacific and could swim there every...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 27, 2009

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    I Prefer The Pacific Ocean

    I grew up in Hawai'i and the ocean is apart of who we are. While in the military I was fortunate to travel all over the US. In Florida I swam in the gulf of Mexico. In Boston I swam in the Atlantic Ocean. First of all, the water is to cold to appreciate. Secondly, the waves have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 7, 2009

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    Swimming Around The Usa

    I grew up in California and moved to NY when I was 12. Yes I have swam in the Atlantic and Pacific. Also in the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence river, and lots of pools. Also nude beaches too.
    nyguy69 nyguy69 61-65, M Dec 25, 2009

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    Panama

    My mother was born and raised in Panama. A few years ago, she took my oldest brother and I down to finally meet our grandparents. When we got there, and got rested up, one of the first things we did was drive to the beach. I live on the Pacific Ocean in Oregon but it freezing...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 20, 2012

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    And...

      ... Gulf of Mexico and Great Lakes, too.
    gladiate gladiate 51-55, M 4 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 hrs ago

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    I like the North Atlantic ones. The horned ones from Alaska look a little bit creepy.
    pepiniux pepiniux 46-50, M 3 hrs ago

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    [ ] Smoked a cigarette [ ] Smoked a cigar [X] Kissed a member of the same sex - Several times actually XD [X] Are/been in love [ ] Dumped someone [ ] Been fired [ ] Been in a fist...
    LysChan LysChan 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Oh my goodness! What isn't there to say? I remember riding in the back of my parents 260z, staring at the full moon that dangled over the Atlantic hearing the Steve Miller bands...
    moonman77 moonman77 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    [X] Smoked a cigarette - A few times actually but not a regular. I'm too stingy for that sheet. ;-; [] Smoked a cigar - Would love to try one once though. [] Kissed a member of...
    Hyoraa Hyoraa 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    [X] Smoked a cigarette - I do smoke, it's a bad habit but I don't care. [X] Smoked a cigar - I tried it, didn't really like it! [X] Kissed a member of the same sex - family and...
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    [X] Smoked a cigarette [ ] Smoked a cigar [X] Kissed a member of the same sex [X] Are/been in love [X] Dumped someone [ ] Been fired [X] Been in a fist fight [ ] Had a crush on an...
    PiecesOfPeace PiecesOfPeace 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    This requires a lot of effort..but i am bored so... [ ] Smoked A Cigarette [ ] Smoked A Cigar [ ] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [x] Are/Been In Love [x] Dumped someone [ ] Been...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't know much about God but I feel like he has something special planned for me. Yesterday my friend went to work on somebody's pool and we could've swam but he had to stop...
    jeremyrodgers135 jeremyrodgers135 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    Closed at ten pacific. Charging 100 a month for 15 gig. 120 almost after taxes. Cant refund new number fee. No unlimited plan. Rollover dont get eaten first but does...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Also known as "Transatlantic English". It is the dialect of a lot of old film stars when they were on film, as well as many patricians such as George Plimpton, William F. Buckley...
    LexingtonWells LexingtonWells 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I like getting away from home and exploring new places. I have been to small islands in the Pacific and places in Europe, Mexico, etc. It's fun to go and experience different...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Toured Oahu, Maui and Kauaii - a subtle blend of fast paced modern culture and authentic South Pacific fairytale. The luau have to be experienced. And the true blood Hawaiian girls...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    All my life, I've dreamed of having a pool at my home. Unfortunately i don't. A lot of my friends do though, so when i heard one of them was going on vacation i was pumped. He said...
    nuhuhuhuh nuhuhuhuh 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    We should appreciate the earth. I mean hey, mother earth gives us food, shelter from the rain, hey, even rain! oxygen, sunsets, sunrises. even kicks our but when Like a parent...
    Ayaime7 Ayaime7 26-30, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    A bizarre meme going around claims that ISIS is really afraid of fighting all-female Kurdish military units. The theory is that ISIS fighters believe that if a woman kills you, you...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    Daily average: 10.5 hours at ork. 1.5 hours commuting. 6 hours sleeping. 2 hours winding down with a book. 2 hours with the girlfriend. 2 hours sitting out on the balcony in the...
    BillMyRoom BillMyRoom 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    This happened about two years ago. It was dark outside, and warm. I diced to go swimming; I went to my room and put on my swim trucks. I told my mom and grand mom that I’m going...
    naruto75 naruto75 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Despite being an L1 paraplegic for 3 years, in 2014 I purchased a 2000 Bavaria 36 in the Caribbean with the intent of once again going offshore. "Pelican" wasn't in the best of...
    jonmartins jonmartins 31-35, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Despite being an L1 paraplegic for 3 years, in 2014 I purchased a 2000 Bavaria 36 in the Caribbean with the intent of once again going offshore. "Pelican" wasn't in the best of...
    jonmartins jonmartins 31-35, M a week ago

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    Listening to the South Pacific soundtrack for the 6th time in 7 days :P
    PopMuzik PopMuzik 56-60, M a week ago

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    Does Filipino count as Asian or Pacific Islander?
    Diyani0537 Diyani0537 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    I just never got them. It seems as though everybody here has one exception to their rule but I really don't. My mom loved musicals. When I was little she'd show me Sound of Music...
    NorCalBoy NorCalBoy 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    James Taylor's "Frozen Man" was inspired by an article that appeared in National Geographic magazine. The body of a frozen man was found a hundred years after he was lost on an...
    VictoriousRex VictoriousRex 51-55, M Jun 21

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    James Taylor's "Frozen Man" was inspired by an article that appeared in National Geographic magazine. The body of a frozen man was found a hundred years after he was lost on an...
    VictoriousRex VictoriousRex 51-55, M Jun 21

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    I am done making excuses. this man as hurt me so much. I feel suicidal. my bday was friday. we had plans. (little back story) he told me he's never left America except for when he...
    PhoenixGoddess PhoenixGoddess 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    Yes, I do I grew up swimming & playing in the Pacific Ocean up in Northern California. I remember the salty smell & the waves as they would rock our boat.
    Plaincountrygirl Plaincountrygirl 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    I am going to book a one month trip to leave at the end of September. I don't know where to go but have a few ideas... Colombia, Thailand or St Helena (remote island in the South...
    fustercluck fustercluck 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 20

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    My birthday is coming up. I have made plans to travel to Atlantic City to celebrate. I never had a best friend nor any close friends. I am turning 22, I know for some it isn't a...
    Kcentra Kcentra 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    NO TPP NO TRANS PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP NOT NOW NOT EVER!
    DreamWizard DreamWizard 46-50, F Jun 19

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    Rudyard Kipling Rudyard Kipling was born on December 30, 1865, in Bombay, India. He was educated in England but returned to India in 1882. In 1892, Kipling married Caroline...
    imurfriend imurfriend 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    I have very recently become extremely attracted to women of different races. African-American women, East Asian, Indian, Pacific Islanders, Middle Easterners... All I can think...
    racethesun racethesun 26-30, M Jun 17

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    I was born and brought up in sight of the Atlantic Ocean. In a city a short distance NE of Boston on the coast of MA. The section of the city named the Highlands. From the back...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 16

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    2011 Hyundai Santa Fe. It's not black, it's not just blue, it's PACIFIC blue. It's a nice color except for when it's hot out and ends up feeling like a sauna when I get in...
    Risingabovetheashes Risingabovetheashes 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    I am so excited to go see the ocean Tuesday that I can't sleep....not that I can sleep anyways lol I get to see the Sun rise over the atlantic and I get to do this with my bestie...
    MelyMonkey MelyMonkey 41-45, F Jun 15

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