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I Think Africa Is Beautiful Apart From The Starvation

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    Beauty

    Africa is such a wonderful place, so beautiful and full of nature, no cars, no concrete road, dirt, a wonderful place to raise a child if there was food, water and good housing, everything for a child.
    DarkLoveLiesWithYou DarkLoveLiesWithYou 18-21, F Jun 30, 2012

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    Africa

    Her voice fills my ear with the laughter that she draws me close, as the name echoes through the silent plains, watching for the stirring breath of life between blades of grass, basking in the glow of the sun, setting behind the lone man, bent over, picking the final of the earth...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 21, 2013

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