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Maria Young

"Saving the world, one dog at a time..."

Wilmington, NC, USA
married, 2 children
Broke Beauty
Speaks: English, Sign Language (American), Spanish
Joined Apr 17, 2006

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Joined Apr 17, 2006 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
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Groups Being a Mother, Dog Lovers, Furever, INKED BEAUTY...., Vegetarian
Hometown Wilmington, NC 
Birthday Sept 01  
Languages English, Sign Language (American), Spanish  
About Me Wife. Mom. Friend. Foe. Writer. Reader. Lover. Fighter.
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Pets dogs  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Agnostic  
Eating Habits Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me I curse more than a sailor and a truck driver in an argument.
My Philosophy I don't feel the need to kill anything to survive happily on this planet.
What Gives Me Hope My children.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by outlawing factory farming, making animal cruelty conviction penalties much more strict and ridding the country of all pending and existing breed specific legislatures.
What/who changed my life and why In Cold Blood, by Truman Capote. I read it when I was 9 years old. I realized that a life is a life, and no one has the right to take another, no matter what the circumstance.
What Bugs Me hate, ignorance, intolerance, hypocrisy, bullying, arrogance, cruelty, apathy, Any one that would hurt an animal  
Passions reading, writing, nature, photography, music, love, life, learning, laughter, environment, earth, children, books, animals  
Inspirations children, animals  
What Scares Me the ocean @ night, bridges, war, hate, George W. Bush, War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, global warming, being alone, abusers  
Role Models me, John Lennon, bono, Albert Einstein, paul robeson, my friends, MartinLutherKingJr., Mahatma Gandhi, Angelina Jolie  
Quotation The question is not, "Can they reason?" nor, "Can they talk?" but rather, "Can they suffer?"

~Jeremy Bentham
Interests fitness, entertainment, history, psychology, reading, recycling, wildlife, music, photography, movies, pets, Mythology / Folklore, internet, environment, children  
Books Ulysses, Stephen King, poetry, Almost anything worth reading, TRUE CRIME, J.R.R. Tolkien, Harry Potter Series  
Music new age, all kinds, oldies, Easy listening, Heavy Metal, opera, classical, alternative, Classic Rock, Rock and Roll, Hip Hop, pop, rock, reggae, rap, R and B  
Movies Grease, ghost, Star Wars, Gone with the Wind, Braveheart, American Beauty, the Matrix, Pulp Fiction, Moulin Rouge, Pretty Woman, Donnie Darko, Fried Green Tomatoes, Gladiator, titanic, Wizard of Oz, Casablanca, Forrest Gump, Amelie, Fight Club, titanic, Pretty Woman, The Gree  
TV Shows Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Lincoln Heights, Best Week Ever, Avatar: the Last Airbender, Californication, Bleach, csi, monk, Sex and the City, Dexter, Anime, Heroes, Family Guy  
Favorite Foods chocolate, lasagna, bread, rice, salad, cheese, pasta, ice cream, french fries, potatoes, broccoli, strawberries, italian, fruit, mexican, salad, pizza, apples  
Favorite Places home  
Can't Live Without music, laughter, pets, my husband, my children, internet  
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