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I Understand the Soul

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    Figment of Imagination

    This morning I read, in the newspaper, a maxim by Democritus saying “Nothing but atoms and empty space exists; everything else is opinion.” Amazed me at the amount of truth it carried. Isn’t everything just a figment of our own imagination. All our emotions...
    zecchini zecchini 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 24, 2007

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    Your Poem

    As a poemIt isn’t a word that gets lost in the windIt is marked on the rocks It lives, it breathes, it cravesJust as a thinker, a dreamer, a beingShouting out that existsAnd although sometimes…It can be thrown in any book From any library, any shelf, any bagBuried under the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Dec 11, 2012

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    A Few Words...

    I was a living out of body experience, a shapeshifter. I tried to block reality by creating a false reality. I then became trapped in the hell that I had created. I could see the heaven just beyond my reach, but I couldn't feel it. I kept telling myself not to give up, I was on...
    SuzyWongx SuzyWongx 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2007

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    Having Kids With Cleft

    Having kids with cleft is tough 2 of my kids were born with it thank god neither had the lip just the roof of their mouth my daughter had a complete hole an my sons   was off a little both had to go through 2 surgeries both also have had to have several sets of tubes in their...
    september926 september926 41-45, F Jun 9, 2012

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    You'll Never Understand!!!!!!!!!!!.... You'll Get It Before I Do...

    Ink stains my hands like blood! Symbolic of the words I feel I write more legibly in blood anyway. Maybe you'll hear me better that way Scream black onto your walls I live in the void you funded for me It's beautifully charismatic A cynical prison on holiday Hell doesn't get off...
    MCxxOPREVxxOG MCxxOPREVxxOG 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 18, 2012

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    There Is No Material Soul

    That's right. No immortal soul, no conscious essence of you that has been about before nor will go on after you die. Nothing that could be bottled, stolen, corrupted; sent to a supernatural realm, heaven, h3ll. Your transient and wonderful essence; the flame of your life, the...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 6 Responses Jun 23, 2007

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    More Depth to What People Know!!!

    Sometimes people hide who they really are to be invited into worlds to which they believe they belong.  Wrong.....People need to accept who they are and go to the worlds they so desire and bring forth to that table a whole new perspective....Yourself.  People don't need...
    LiteralFascination LiteralFascination 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 1, 2007

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    The Soul Wants..

    Love. Acceptance. Stability. Life.
    RachelHueT RachelHueT 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 10, 2007

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    Evolution Of The Soul

    Pain by itself is merely pain but the experience of pain coupled with the understanding that the pain serves a worthy purpouse is suffering Suffering can be endured becaus there is a reason for it that is worth the effort; what is more worthy of your pain than the evolution of...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2013

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    Nikita77 Nikita77 31-35, F 9 mins ago

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    The way you become an old soul, you survive all the really dumbass sh!t you pulled in your youth....... Having a young spirit is easy, stay ready to pull some more really dumbass...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I just wanted to tell you that I understand if you go. It’s okay if you have to leave us. It’s okay if you want to stop fighting
    Brendon840 Brendon840 36-40, M 4 hrs ago

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    I Think i Met a soulmate. I could feel her energy around me very strong energy of Well i thought fear, i Met her a few times and its like pure fear being around her, not anxious...
    Selfconsciousness Selfconsciousness 18-21, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    When the important people in your life have a gentle soul. . . You learn to speak softly, tread gently, you learn to pay attention to both simplicity and details. . . A gentle soul...
    Strawberrygiggles Strawberrygiggles 41-45, F 15 hrs ago

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    I believe that soulmates aren't always relationship oriented. My best friend is my soulmate, she is the person who makes up what I lacks and who truly understands. She truly does...
    lunatalks lunatalks 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Best Friend Everyone needs a best Friend, I always wanted a Best Friend. Some people think you don't need friends, I have no family, so I need friends. People think its sick...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Chapter 5 : I Am Soul : What is a Soul ? I do not see a confident man anymore. I do not see a human worthy of living. I do not see a body that i would desire to dwell in. It is...
    ordy ordy 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    I have been told by several people that I am an "old soul", and I guess I am okay with that. I love staying in and reading, watching Downton Abbey, listening to classical music and...
    BriocheRoll1989 BriocheRoll1989 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I lost my soulmate suddenly and tragically 10 years ago. It took me six years to even be able to talk openly about her death. That's when I knew I was starting to recover from my...
    MikeL2017 MikeL2017 46-50 1 Response 5 days ago

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    What are the characteristics of an old soul? What is the attitude of an old soul??? The attitude you will find an old soul will express are in the lines of contentment and being...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 36-40, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    The thing about reality , is that it always was what it is. But what changes reality is our mind. A collection of beings, whose thoughts have become more larger than reality itself...
    ordy ordy 31-35, M a week ago

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    An Old Soul. You are an experienced soul who appreciates tradition. Mellow and wise, you like to be with others but also to be alone. Down to earth, you are sensible and impatient...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 16 Responses a week ago

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    Where do I start…? I suppose the beginning is as good a place as any. I had my first boyfriend when I was 14, and I was certain he was the one. We were soul mates, and I was...
    Midnax149 Midnax149 18-21, F Jun 27

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    I'm a single, caring, openminded, understanding and respectful guy in his 30s who doesn't judge. Is there any genuine women out there who want a meaningful friendship with me?.
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007 26-30, M Jun 26

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    I went on a really nice date last night and I can't help but brag... It was perfect in every way, even the screw ups were just plain magical... My date had gotten stranded...
    N1n74 N1n74 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    A lot of the time I feel like no one understands me. My parents don't understand me. My friends don't understand me. I do have one good friend who is my best friend and I feel like...
    jillmyers91901 jillmyers91901 13-15, F Jun 25

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    I met my twin soul 13 years ago. We met online unexpected (wasn't looking for a partner) and very young. I was in a relationship. We found out we only lived about 4 miles apart so...
    Fatescollided11 Fatescollided11 26-30, F Jun 25

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    We met in 2002. We became a couple in 2007. That's when We started to awaken. Now I'm finally able to put my experience into words. The truth about twin souls is more than one may...
    Fatescollided11 Fatescollided11 26-30, F Jun 25

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    To know there is someone out there who's soul will have a deep connection and love with my soul is absolutely AMAZING !!!
    ShesSpiritual35 ShesSpiritual35 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    And you don't even know they are until after they die. The entire time you spend in your life together, you are one soul in two minds. When you look in their eyes you see yourself...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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    And you don't even know they are until after they die. The entire time you spend in your life together, you are one soul in two minds. When you look in their eyes you see yourself...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 24

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    I hope one day i found my soulmate.I want a girl who love me and like me as a friend and as a lover .I believe that one of the most important qualities of an amazing woman is...
    ShadowofLove ShadowofLove 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    I believe that everyone has that soulmate out there... I think you only get one chance in your lifetime to meet them, only you may never know it. Because I think that is how fate...
    ctgrendel1968 ctgrendel1968 41-45, M 8 Responses Jun 23

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    its hard to have found your soulmate. i thought i did once and stil kinda do and she is stil perfect even when i see her flaws she is stil perfect and we fit perfect together but...
    vince89 vince89 26-30, M Jun 21

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    I had such an addiction to the feeling of being adored and the power trip that accompanied it that I forgot what its like to adore somebody else.. and it took realizing the...
    peaceinmiles peaceinmiles 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 20

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    I do believe in soulmates and I believe I've found mine. My girlfriend Jennifer and I have been together for 7 wonderful years. She gets me, she understands how I feel without me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 19

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    “People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that's what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F Jun 19

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    I am blessed that I get to feel his arms around men. He is my calm, my lover, my best friend, my strength and my true life happiness. our energy together is undeniably passionate...
    Mama2ljre Mama2ljre 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    What is the difference between hearing and listening? Hearing is just something sounds that go into your ears. (Examples: bird calling, car's honk) Listening is to be able to...
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    You Take my hand, spin me around Give me a good look but you don't make a sound Your intense eyes, that crooked lil grin Pulling me close, biting my lip, spinning me again...
    StolenKisses StolenKisses 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 18

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    I want someone who is my age and will understand me. I have gone through a lot and I need someone who believes that mythical creatures hide as an illotion of people.
    20dashno 20dashno 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 17

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    As said, perhaps our souls are out individual energies and life force which are housed in mortal vessels. Cannot prove it and unsure if I believe in an after-life, but it's...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 17

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