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vertical line Posted on Nov.11.2008 @ 02:25PM EDT by Rebecca
Was running on an indoor track for the first time.Kept thinking"Im a rat on a wheel..." Felt like a clumsy ooff. Couldnt figure why Id forgotton how. I used to run on forest trails. So I closed my eyes and pictured I was still there.And when no one is looking I pretend to soar around the corners....no problem since
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Nov.11.2008
03:33PM EDT 
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when indoor, be indoor

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Reply from Rebecca
Nov.11.2008
03:54PM EDT 
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vertical line yes...Exactly. To tap into the original joy....then it makes no difference where you are
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Reply from immortal 1
Nov.12.2008
08:03AM EDT 
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Quote: "yes...Exactly. To tap into the original joy....then it makes no difference where you are"
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Ah, yes!  You are so right.

In the simple act of closing your eyes, you can be anywere that you have been.

Take it another step, and you can go other places too, in visions or dreams.  (Not that there is a real difference).

In Zen it is said, "The way to do is to be."

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Reply from 9999999
Nov.12.2008
08:24AM EDT 
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vertical line I never go anywhere.
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Reply from emancipate
Nov.12.2008
08:33AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "I never go anywhere. "
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Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon.
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Nov.12.2008
04:04PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "I never go anywhere. "
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Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon.
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Buzz Lightyear went to infinity and beyond
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Reply from Rebecca
Nov.12.2008
05:59PM EDT 
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vertical line Hahahahahah!!!
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Reply from IZIZIZ
Nov.15.2008
07:38AM EDT 
vertical line Imagine that.
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Reply from ______
Nov.15.2008
10:56AM EDT 
vertical line When indoor, be outdoor.  When outdoor, be indoor. 
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Reply from ______
Nov.16.2008
08:53AM EDT 
vertical line Hey, wh wh when you're indoor, you're outdoor; wh wh when you're outdoor, you're indoor.  
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Nov.16.2008
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vertical line Hey, wh wh when you're indoor, I'm outdoor; wh wh when I'm outdoor, you're indoor. 

Wh wh when I'm indoor it's outers; wh wh when you're outdoor, it's inners. 
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Reply from boopoom
Nov.16.2008
12:40PM EDT 
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"Was running on an indoor track for the first time.Kept thinking"Im a rat on a wheel..." Felt like a clumsy ooff. Couldnt figure why Id forgotton how. I used to run on forest trails. So I closed my eyes and pictured I was still there.And when no one is looking I pretend to soar around the corners....no problem since "

: ) power of mind

love,boopoom

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Reply from Rebecca
Nov.17.2008
02:36AM EDT 
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Eyes were opened......................

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Reply from emancipate
Nov.17.2008
04:53AM EDT 
vertical line Saw something cool on TV about a male cooking instructor whose opinion it was that, if one is a male, one should always have the TV on and tuned to a sports station while cooking.

Whatever gets you there, I guess. ;)

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