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Manena D.

"Union Activist and Community Worker"

Toronto, AA, Canada
female, age 60
single, 2 children
Manager Community and Family Services
Speaks: English, Spanish
Joined Dec 2, 2001

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Life is not about the amount of breaths you take. It is about the amount of moments that take your breath away.

May you experience many breathless moments in your life.

And Now Here Is My Secret, a Very Simple Secret; It Is Only With The Heart That One Can See Rightly, What Is Essential Is Invisible To The Eye. --Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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Joined Dec 2, 2001 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
Group Host of none yet
Hometown Toronto 
Birthday June 09, 1957  
Languages English, Spanish  
About Me Loyal, honest, a friend, passionate, loving, caring, compassionate, good listener, carefree, happy
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Pets I am not a good pet owner. I get too at  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions Spiritualist  
Eating Habits Aspiring healthy eater, Vegetarian and organic, Vegetarian but I eat fish, Keep it Healthy  
Wild Fact About Me I can dance all night, truly. Is that wild enough?? Cannot think of another.
My Philosophy Live life each day so that at the end of it you can look at yourself in the mirror and smile
What Gives Me Hope My surviving rose bush up at the cottage
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Teach people to be tolerant, respectful, accepting and to develop trust, faith and hope.
What/who changed my life and why Tess of the D'Urbervilles...I like to believe that one can succeed against all odds when one sets the mind to it...after reading Tess I felt cold realizing that there is a thing called 'karma' or 'fait' that can lead us down a path not known or planned.
What Bugs Me Ignorance and intolerance, Violence and Hate, limitations, censorship, oppression!!!!!  
Passions nature, peace, MY CHILDREN!!!, my friends, my family, making a difference, LIFE!!!  
Inspirations solitude, music/art/poets/writers/, blue skies and sunshine, my children, Faith and Hope, the sound of the ocean, rain  
What Scares Me fanatical patriotism, Fanatics and Fundamentalists, extremism of any kind, ignorance, hate, apathy  
Role Models Thinkers, Witty people, Creative individuals, I admire poets  
Quotation It is not the number of breaths that counts, it is the moments that take your breath away that matters
Interests writing, photography, gardening, Mind/Body/Spirit, massage, Travel/Adventure, photography, Mythology / Folklore, Spirituality/Philosophy, psychology, yoga, alternative medicine, Art/Design  
Books Mario Vargas Llosa, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, anything by Isabel Allende  
Music Chamber Music, Barroco Andino, Bebe, Sarah Slean  
Movies Dr. Zchivago, The Motorcyclist Diaries, The Unbearable Lightness of Being  
TV Shows Not a fan of television  
Favorite Foods vietnamese pho, indian, strawberries, VEGAN dishes, Sushi and Thai  
Favorite Places Cottage by the water, Ocean!! Ocean!! Ocean!!, solitary beaches, forest trails, mountains  
Can't Live Without My children, Friends and family, honesty, my five senses, my health  
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