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Terry King

"End Plutocracy!"

Gualala, CA, USA
male, age 67
single
Speaks: English only
Joined Mar 22, 2008


 
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Every Day You Play

Every day you play with the light of the universe.
Subtle visitor, you arrive in the flower and the water.
You are more than this white head that I hold tightly
as a cluster of fruit, every day, between my hands.

You are like nobody since I love you.
Let me spread you out among yellow garlands.
Who writes your name in letters of smoke among the stars of the south?
Oh let me remember you as you were before you existed.

Suddenly the wind howls and bangs at my shut window.
The sky is a net crammed with shadowy fish.
Here all the winds let go sooner or later, all of them.
The rain takes off her clothes.

The birds go by, fleeing.
The wind. The wind.
I can contend only against the power of men.
The storm whirls dark leaves
and turns loose all the boats that were moored last night to the sky.

You are here. Oh, you do not run away.
You will answer me to the last cry.
Cling to me as though you were frightened.
Even so, at one time a strange shadow ran through your eyes.

Now, now too, little one, you bring me honeysuckle,
and even your breasts smell of it.
While the sad wind goes slaughtering butterflies
I love you, and my happiness bites the plum of your mouth.

How you must have suffered getting accustomed to me,
my savage, solitary soul, my name that sends them all running.
So many times we have seen the morning star burn, kissing our eyes,
and over our heads the gray light unwind in turning fans.

My words rained over you, stroking you.
A long time I have loved the sunned mother-of-pearl of your body.
I go so far as to think that you own the universe.
I will bring you happy flowers from the mountains, bluebells,
dark hazels, and rustic baskets of kisses.
I want
to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees.

Pablo Neruda

 
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Joined Mar 22, 2008 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause, Other 
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Groups "SAVE OUR WILD MUSTANGS & OUR HERITAGE & STOP SLAUGHTER", A place for bookworms, Atheist/Agnostic Alliance, Barack Obama, California Green Party, Care2 Anti spam, Care2 Feedback and Suggestions, Click free to donate and Petitions, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, Domestic Economic Abuse (D.E.A.), FAIR-SHARE, FOR THE OCEANS, RIVERS AND MARINE LIFE PROTECTION, Howling Wolf, League Of Animal Advocates more »
Hometown Gualala, California 
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Birthday Aug 08, 1947  
Languages English only  
About Me Stranger in a strange land
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  Lifestyle
Pets 1 Dog  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions atheist  
Eating Habits Certified Humane Meat/Eggs Only, Gourmand-foodie, Almost Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me I am a member of a vast left wing conspiracy! I rode my bicycle from San Francisco to the Utah border.
My Philosophy We get old too soon and smart too late.
What Gives Me Hope The innate goodness of the human race
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Establish a Department of Peace
What/who changed my life and why Pablo Neruda
What Bugs Me Republicans!!!  
Passions nature  
Inspirations Yosemite  
What Scares Me Sharon Angle  
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Role Models Henry David Thoreau  
Quotation
Interests Everything!  
Books How can one choose?  
Music mostly folk and international  
Movies The sappier the better  
TV Shows The Daily Show with Jon Stewart  
Favorite Foods Lobster - bigger is better  
Favorite Places paris  
Can't Live Without Adventure  
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Terry's Photos

Terry King in Korea 1968.JPG

Auston Triston Josh and Me

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    Nov 19, 2014 1:13 AM

    linda n. (3269)
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    ITS Funny how when you're a Kid a Day can last Forever..and
    now all the Years seem to pass like a Blink of the Eye.luv Linda

    Nov 1, 2014 6:22 PM

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    Dandelion G. (386)
    HALLOWEEN IS COMING. IF THE SINGER LOOKS AND SOUNDS LIKE BEATLE GEORGE HARRISON WELL IT'S HIS SON DHANI HARRISON....EERIE.
    Oct 14, 2014 12:23 AM

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    Sep 21, 2014 12:31 AM

    Dandelion G. (386)
    Sorry I'm a day late with this but I was working a fundraiser yesterday in our local area, on the Prison Industrial Complex and disseminating information.

    Sep 14, 2014 8:44 PM

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    Aug 31, 2014 5:44 AM

    linda n. (3269)
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    You  Deserve a sparkling Celebration on this
    special day..Happy Labor day........luv linda
    Aug 9, 2014 1:31 AM

    Janis K. (107)

    Happy Birthday Terry!


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    CarrieSICK B. (315)
    happy birthday beer 
and candles happy birthday 
balloons glitter
    Aug 1, 2014 11:59 PM

    Dandelion G. (386)
    The stars shown down upon us all the day you were born......
    Enjoy that you are here......the one and only YOU!

    Aug 1, 2014 11:09 AM

    linda n. (3269)
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    JUNE 8TH WORLD OCEANS DAY
    Trash Vortex
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKXR2Goe_IA
    And...
    Project Vortex
    Intercepting the Plastic Waste Stream
    http://www.projectvortex.org/
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