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Pete Martin

"Extend love like the world depends on it - because it does."

Oceanside, CA, USA
male, age 61
Speaks: english
Joined Jan 31, 2007

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Joined Jan 31, 2007 Activist Aspirations Casual 
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Groups Amnesty International, Habitat for Humanity, Oxfam, Reforming Our Democracy!
Hometown Oceanside, CA 
Birthday Aug 06, 1956  
Languages english  
About Me Blessed, loved and wanting to extend both.
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Pets dog  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Christian - Episcopalian  
Eating Habits Try and Eat Healthy  
Wild Fact About Me I'm a Gulf War veteran who served 14 years in the US Navy who is now a Franciscan and member of The Veterans For Peace movement. What a long, strange trip it's been!
My Philosophy A life without passion is a life not worth living (to me anyway).
What Gives Me Hope The wonderful young people in my Youth Band called Revelation. People I counsel who "get it". Watching young people care about the world and the people in it. Compassionate people.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Add the word respect to the political dialog. You can only have a true democracy if both sides are willing to listen to the other.
What/who changed my life and why This is going to sound incredibly hokey, but it was meeting my wife. I was lost and alone before I met her and she has blessed me many fold ever since.
What Bugs Me disrespectful people, People whom do harm unto others, hate, arrogance, any one that would hurt a woman, Any one that would hurt a child, abusive people  
Passions laughter, learning, Franciscanism, love, spirituality, life, Music  
Inspirations love and faith, people who care and help others, young people speaking their minds, St. Francis of Assisi, peacemakers, my father, music  
What Scares Me War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, Religious Extremism, Ignorance and evil, hate  
Role Models Thomas Merton, Claire of Assisi, Francis of Assisi, Mother Teresa, Martin Luther King Jr., Mahatma Gandhi, god, Dalai Lama  
Quotation "Love without conditions, forgive without hesitations and show compassion without expectations. Only then will you know peace" - Francis of Assisi
Interests reading, psychology, music, history, humor  
Books The Little Flowers of Assisi, the Holy Bible, The Seven People You Meet in Heaven, No Man Is An Island, A Testment to Freedom  
Music all kinds  
Movies Good Will Hunting, A Beautiful Mind, The Seven Samurai, Casablanca  
TV Shows Law and Order, Law and Order SVU  
Favorite Foods seafood, strawberries, fish, chicken, american, italian, japanese  
Favorite Places European cities, mexico, Japan - I really want to go back someday  
Can't Live Without god, love, hope, music  
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    poping in to say good morning x x

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