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I Wish I Had Red Hair

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    I Did Awhile Back

    I'm,not a fan of natural red hair as it tends to often look orange, not red.  A few years back I dyed it a bright vibrant unnatural red and loved it.  I'd do it again, but my hair is damaged from coloring it so much and I still have to sometimes since I am going grey...
    haydenrules haydenrules 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 2, 2009

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    Love Red Hair

    In the past few years I've become really attracted to guys with red hair and have taken more notice of women with red hair.  I think red hair is really beautiful and wish my hair were the same color.  Unfortunately I have very dark brown hair that is very...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 23, 2008

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    I Can't Explain It

    It's just something about the looks of deep red curls cascading down a woman's back that makes her seem all the more appealing. I adore red hair... have wanted it many times... the closest I've ever gotten was burgandy and it faded out to a brownish red over time. It's as if the...
    coldwinterwind coldwinterwind 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    Love Hair Like Karen Gillan's

    I'm jealous of Karen Gillan. She has the most gorgeous red hair. My hair is dark blonde, but slowly turning mousy brown. :(
    NatalieRedwood NatalieRedwood 13-15, F Oct 5, 2013

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    Flaming Red.

    "....her hair fell around her shoulders, a tumbling river of flame..." I have adored red hair for as long as I can remember. That gorgeous burnt red color. I've always wanted to gain the courage to dye it the desired hue at least once....but alas, my hair is about as...
    lastleafoffall lastleafoffall 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2008

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    I have natural red hair and blue eyes I make up 1% of the worlds population
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    Redheads only make up only 1% of the population. We are basically the unicorns of the human race 😄
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    You can. Even see it in the pic :"""(""
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    xriiccii xriiccii 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I had an odd dream last night. Actually kinda stupid I was in bed sad, idk if I was sick or not. There was a guy with dark hair, tan skin and dark eyes, sitting on my bed. He was...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F Jul 6

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    I do! The odd thing is the rest of my family have brown hair with blue eyes. It confuses me. My family have no clue where my looks came from because it's been generations sense...
    LucylovesBeatles LucylovesBeatles 13-15, F Jul 2

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    banjocandybar banjocandybar 46-50 8 hrs ago

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    This girl I love is in terrible pain. She has lost someone close to her, but sadly I can't give her a real hug, kiss her tears and hold her tight in my arms. Right now I wished...
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    musicdance814 musicdance814 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    Many years since I left school. But I had a female English teacher who was just gorgeous! She couldn't have been THAT much older than the class she was teaching! She was petite...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jul 17

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