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Ray Johns

Fort Lauderdale, AA, USA
male, age 56
single
Speaks: english, french, learning russian
Joined Oct 8, 2010
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Joined Oct 8, 2010 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
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Groups AFL-CIO, Amnesty International, Earth Day, Habitat for Humanity, Jane Goodall Institute: Race for the Primates, NPR - National Public Radio, National Audubon Society, National Parents & Teachers Association, WWF - World Wildlife Fund
Hometown Claymont, Delaware 
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Birthday Sept 12, 1957  
Languages english, french, learning russian  
About Me I WAS BORN IN CORPUS CHRISTI,TEXAS BUT WE SHORTLY MOVED TO CLAYMONT ,DELAWARE.ONE OF MY DEFINING MEMORIES WAS PLAYING ALONG THE LEAFY OVERGROWN BANKS OF NAAMANS CREEK WHEN ONE SUMMER MY FIRST GIRLFRIEND AND I DECIDED TO BUILD A RAFT AND SAIL IT ALL THE WAY TO THE DELAWARE.WE NEVER MADE IT TO THE DELAWARE RIVER BUT THE MEMORY RE-ENFORCED MY LOVE FOR THE SEA.IN MY THIRD YEAR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE I TRAVELED WITH JUDITH TO THE SOUTH OF FRANCE TO STUDY AT THE UNIVERSITE DE MONTPELLIER/INSTITUT DES ETUDIANTS ETRANGERS.AFTERWARD I SPENT TWENTY YEARS GOING TO SEA FOR SEVERAL SHIPPING COMPANIES SUN OIL,MARITRANS AND OSG AMERICA.MY LITERARY AND POETIC MENTOR REMAINS SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE.
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Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Moderate
Religions golden rule  
Eating Habits Keep it local and organic  
Wild Fact About Me beachcomber
My Philosophy sustainability
What Gives Me Hope good friends , reading, and dreaming
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
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Passions casual chatting, writing, water, traveling, reading, art, books  
Inspirations understanding  
What Scares Me war, ignorance, global warming  
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Role Models Karl R. Johns, Carl Sagan, Rachel Carson, Albert Schweitzer  
Quotation "One should part from life as Odysseus parted from Nausicaa--blessing it rather than in love with it"-Nietzsche,'Beyond Good and Evil'
Interests history and sustainability  
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    Oct 9, 2010 1:50 PM

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    Everyone can get out, talk with others, do something to celebrate tomorrow, October 10, a Global Work Party  on climate change solutions and press governments to change. President Obama is re-installing JImmy Carter's solar panels on the White House roof.Organize a Tree Planting;Go Solar;Work on a Community Garden ;or an Organic Farm;Go For a Bike Ride;Harness the Wind;Get Efficient; Do a trash cleanup.


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