I Would Put These In My Box

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    15 Things In a Box...

    So, say you were meeting a new person, a new friend. And you wanted them to have some idea of what kind of person you are, and who you are. But you can't actually tell them in so many words. Instead, you have to give them a box, with 15 things in it for them to look at/read...
    alabastardragon alabastardragon
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Feb 9, 2009

    Memory Box

    It used to belong to my aunt, who if she was still alive today would be well into her 90’s. It’s a small wooden box with a brass latch that I have accumulated keepsakes in; old coins (plus a two pound coin from UK because it looks like treasure chest money...
    prairiezephyr prairiezephyr
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2009


    1. A sketchbook, full of my random scribbles and doodles 2. A photo of the Mr and the Lilttle One 3. A photo of my family 4. A pair of red peep toes 5. A pair of fish net stockings 6. My engagement ring 7. A black silk scarf 8. A bottle of my favourite perfume 9. A test...
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    1 Response Feb 9, 2009


    pics of me family and prized stuff
    alucardx alucardx
    18-21, M
    Dec 1, 2010


    a little wooden box with my christian name inscribed on it that was made for me by P before our third date - the first thing anyone had made me by hand a bookmark a little straw doll that my 15 year old cousin bought me just before he died my silver ring - inscribed with...
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    3 Responses Feb 10, 2009

    I Had a Box...

    A special box, full of precious things. It was the only thing of mine that was taken when we were burgled at Christmas. I dont know why they chose that. They could have taken anything else, but alas...   The box itself was a jewelery box that my grandmother had passed down...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 10, 2009

    In My Box You Would Find:

    1. A tattered notebook, full of writings and song arrangements and doodles. 2. A pencil and sketchbook, filled with surreal drawings of horses and females. 3. An old and broken silver pocket watch. 4. My old World War II US Navy knife and its worn-out leather sheath...
    anabasis anabasis
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Feb 9, 2009

    If I Had a Special Box

    ~the framed photo of my boyfriend and me ~the half-heart clepsydra whose other half i gave to my first love ~the teddy-hugging-kitty magnet from my dad that says, "I just wanted to let you know, I couldn't wait to say, that when I see your smiling face it brightens up my...
    naranja naranja
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 10, 2009
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