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I Want a Library In My Home

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    I Love Library - what made me happy through those painful times during childhood...? the heaps of books. i was such a voracious reader and books take almost half the space of my...
    wingsgirl wingsgirl 22-25, F 5 Responses May 28, 2012

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    Somewhere To Go... - I just want somewhere to go to escape, even in my own home. I will always love books more than television or the internet. My whole family loves to read. One...
    absolutevalue absolutevalue 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 12, 2011

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    Words All Over - A personal, gigantic library would be like heaven. There is nothing like sitting down to a nice book in the quiet of a library , the soft essence of their presence...
    ColdBehindTheSmile ColdBehindTheSmile 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2013

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    Someday I will have the perfect library in my home. Shelves of books will span the floor to the ceiling, and I really need to have one of those sliding ladders. I'll find the...
    smhinterrupted smhinterrupted 36-40, F 5 Responses Jan 11

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    Wouldn't It Be Nice. - Every Sunday afternoon; On the carpet with a pillow propped up under my elbow and a plate of freshly made pumpkin scones with jam and whipped cream. All...
    Thevy29 Thevy29 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 10, 2013

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    nazi native (7) arian break ins Break Ins One With Corrupted Guy In Any Cases If U Want To Be With Me U Must Be Criminal Mind - first of all if u wanna be with u u must be...
    MonicaW MonicaW 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2012

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    I Can Not Wait To Have A House... - I so dearly look forward to having a large window seat to curl up in and read, to have shelves apon shelves of good books accented with my...
    RogueBarroness RogueBarroness 22-25, F Sep 20, 2013

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    Yes, For Sure - I do want a library in my home someday. I want a home with a giant room full of shelves where I can house my many books and get even more books to fill in the empty...
    ItchyWitch82 ItchyWitch82 26-30, F Jun 5, 2010

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    It Would Be Amazing - I would love to have a giant library, a huge room with shelves to the ceiling, and books on every subject you can think of. So many books, I could never read...
    GalileosFinger GalileosFinger 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2013

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    It will have secret tunnels, sliding ladders, overstuffed chairs, tables covered in melted candles and books everywhere. I'd have a small trunk where I'd keep my special books and...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F a week ago

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    I love books, even if I don't read all of them, but that's what life is for, so much time to sit and read. But the look of having books on shelves is so calming to me. I have so...
    ariecon23 ariecon23 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Since I love reading books, I really want a library in my house. It'll be interesting and whenever I need to read a book, i could just go there and get one and i don't have to go...
    shartrix shartrix 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 11, 2013

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    Please - We don't have room at home for all the books I want to put on shelves, and it makes me sad. I love to be surrounded by books. I would have married the Beast for his...
    DeclarableKitten DeclarableKitten 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2013

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    Me And My Books - I badly want a library of my own. I want it to be HUGE, kinda never ending with almost all the books of the world in it... And I want it to be a secret. A lot...
    pimbose pimbose 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 18, 2013

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    Beauty And The Beast - Have you seen this Disney movie? I WANT THAT LIBRARY! I would stay with the Beast just because of his library :)
    Ra1nbow Ra1nbow 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 30, 2012

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    Home - Right now I live in my very first apartment; there's very little space for a library, but someday when I live in my own house with my future husband and our children I want...
    dreamerinwa dreamerinwa 18-21, F Apr 28, 2013

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    This Is Wonderful! - Whenever I've mentioned this dream to most of my friends they end up staring at me like I've suddenly sprouted six extra eyeballs. Thank you for making me...
    BlackSnow BlackSnow 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    What Would You Buy? - I think it would be fabulous to have a home large enough for a library.  I would fill mine with first editions of all my favorites.  How about you...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 23 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    Beauty And The Beast - The library the Beast presented to Belle is the kind of library I would love. That one was animated, but I've seen real ones like it -- rich solid wood...
    TheyCantSeeMe TheyCantSeeMe 36-40, F May 12, 2013

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    Library Of Knowledge - I would love to have a huge library in my future house. Books are something I could easily get lost in whenever I am reading a book. Books have some much...
    superherojustin superherojustin 22-25, M 6 Responses Jun 11, 2013

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    Some People Dream... - Some people dream about long walks on the beach.  Others dream about climbing mountains or watching an eclipse.  I dream of having a library in my...
    LibrisRegina LibrisRegina 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2009

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    But school ruined reading for me thanks
    rachelle1972 rachelle1972 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    I will have one in my home once I am older. I...
    TheCupcakeQueen TheCupcakeQueen 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    In Process - That's why I'm collecting books. I'm a student, and sadly don't have that much money, but I try to save it so I can buy at least two books each month. I don't visit...
    Awanputih Awanputih 18-21 May 7, 2013

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    One Like This.............. - Would be really ******* awesome!!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 29, 2010

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    And Herein Lies My Conundrum.... :) - I basically DO have a library in my home probably around 500 books if not more.All sorts of books, books from all the way when my daughter was...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 2 Responses Oct 12, 2011

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    I've got a collection of books at my house stacked up everywhere along walls, in closets, and in the rafters. Don't' know if it's quite a thousand, but it sure seems so. I am due...
    TouchVGrey TouchVGrey 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    I Have A Library In My Home, Yeah ! - I waited and planned for years, for the day to come when I would have the space to have a home library . Well the time finally came 6yrs ago...
    libertybalanced libertybalanced 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2013

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    A Dream. - If I ever manage to own my own home, it will have a library. An entire room devoted to my favorite works of literature. A sanctuary for me to escape reality for a while...
    lastleafoffall lastleafoffall 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2009

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    My future home- regardless of place or size- will always have a library! I will build the shelves myself if I must lol ^^
    iCaii iCaii 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    One Of My Dreams - Is to have a library in my house. Reading is the ballast at witch all else radiates in my life. Ever since I was younger, I said that when I am old I will own a...
    V1intel V1intel 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 1, 2010

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    This would be the most amazing thing. When I eventually settle down, this will be the first Item I shall set up.
    Ryanholmes20375 Ryanholmes20375 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 25

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    Library - I love to read, as does my husband and my children.  Now that we are somewhat settled, I have been able to continue my book collecting.  I have all books by Tom...
    piscesgal piscesgal 31-35, F 13 Responses Jun 3, 2009

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    I Love My Books! - The entire wall of my living room is a bookshelf. I have everything from comic books to botany. On top of that i have four other bookshelves. Two large ones in...
    Desertcellist Desertcellist 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 13, 2013

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    Beauty & The Beast Style - Remember she walked into that huge room and she just saw an ocean of books? There were new ones, old ones, good ones, bad ones, thick ones, thin...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2010

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    A Library. Beautiful And Lovely - Thick gold carpet, vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling mahogany book-cases, big bay windows that let in yellow sunlight, with dark red curtains...
    lanikat lanikat 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2013

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    Yep, I Have A Lot Of Books - I have always wanted a library in my home, but have used my living room as one. I have hundreds of books and only get rid of them when they are below...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 25, 2011

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    Heaven - Since I spend most of my time (or want to) in the library I would LOVE to have a library in my home... I am a bookaholic so it would be a part of heaven
    BigDreamer1 BigDreamer1 13-15 Jul 2, 2013

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    I Live In A Library And I Love It! - I probably own about 10,000 books. My partner is also an avid book collector. Just about every room in the house, except the bathroom and...
    woollyjacket woollyjacket 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2013

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    I had a library. I moved and donated all the books I loved to charity. I hope I will have another library and another large book collection someday.
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F Feb 17

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    Googling doesn't do it for me all the time for you first get websites that pay to have there site in the initial top 10 even if their info is wildly inaccurate. The books took a...
    truthbetold22 truthbetold22 22-25, F Jan 10

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    I Want A Library Like The One In Beauty And The Beast! - That is the most magicial library ever, and there are SO many books, I could easily lose myself, for days, weeks, and...
    xSilentlySufferingx xSilentlySufferingx 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22, 2010

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    My Library - I've always had a great interest in collecting books, I love the smell and feel of paper. I've gotten a decent collection now; as I'll only buy a book if the whole set...
    Azureal Azureal 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 24, 2013

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    Study - I'd love to have a study filled with books and comfy furniture. Where I can pick up a book and just start reading. It would smell wonderful, I love the smell of books. I...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Oct 3, 2008

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    The sound of pages turning, the smell of ink and paper. The hard cover pressing into my thighs as I curl tight during exciting scenes. Books that fill my arms and not just a hand...
    Viejna Viejna 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    That Would Be Amazing... - I would really love to have a library in my home, even if it's just a small one. I want it to be full of books to read about so many different things...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F 3 Responses May 10, 2013

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    I love reading and I love writing, I love that we can hold history in our hands thanks to libraries. I'd love to have a library in my own home, kind of like from Beauty and the...
    Tearystar1027 Tearystar1027 18-21, F Dec 5, 2013

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    Quite A Few Books Already - I have quite a few books already; it is to the point where I have run out of shelf space and now I have to stack them up on the floor in my room. There...
    zincthink zincthink 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 11, 2010

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    Books Are Beautiful - I currently have an excellent sellection of books on herbology, native healing plants, mushrooms, space, egypt, peru, feminist literature, romance novels...
    Vioulette Vioulette 26-30, F Jun 22, 2010

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