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Carolina Coutinho

"Save The Amazon Rainforest"

Rio De Janeiro, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
female, age 32
committed relationship
Speaks: English as a 2nd Language, Portuguese, Spanish
Joined Apr 5, 2005
What I Want to Do:


 
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Joined Apr 5, 2005 Activist Aspirations Rabid 
Here for Meeting Friends, Job Search, Professional Connections, Support a Cause, Other 
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Brazil (1)
Groups (APPPN) A Petition Posting & Peoples Network, (PTT) Peace Think Tank, ANONYMOUS R US, Acoustic Coffee House, Africa Matters, Amnesty International, Brazil, Care2 Quote, Care2.com members, Daily Submissions, End America's Fascism NOW!!, Everyday Life, GLBT Rights, Greenpeace more »
Hometown Rio de Janeiro, RJ 
Homepage http://www.care2.com/c2c/group/brazilonline  
Birthday July 08, 1982  
Languages English as a 2nd Language, Portuguese, Spanish  
About Me Sou inquieta, ciumenta, áspera, desesperançosa. Embora amor dentro de mim eu tenha. Só que eu não sei usar amor: às vezes parecem farpas. Se tanto amor dentro de mim recebi e continuo inquieta e infeliz, é porque preciso que Deus venha. Venha antes que seja tarde demais.
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  Lifestyle
Pets Fish, Insects  
Activist Aspirations Rabid
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions Spiritualist  
Eating Habits Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me Posso falar sobre comida orgânica por horas à fio.
My Philosophy Manifesto

Last night I have had a wonderful conversation with my dear friend Tony Coupe - as always. One of the things we discussed about was the differences between Brazil and Belgium, or any other european country. And when I went to bed I started thinking of a very good report about our 'modern' problems several months ago.

The problem isn't neither the traffic jam nor the awful administration of the cities. It's not the economy. Our fundamental problem is the anxiety.

This capitalist world where the necessity of having a brand new expensive car, a nice job, an enormous comfortable house, a solid relationship, a career, wonderful kids is sold-out in such massive way that transforms us in bags of bones, blood, flesh and 80% anxiety. Is the fear of not reaching our objectives, and if we do, not being able to keep them.

And the body? Who's going to look like Brad Pitt in this encarnation? What will we going to do with the wrinkles, fat, baldness? The medicine can't handle so many imperfections. We'll be anxious forever. Who will be able to make love with Julia Roberts or Cameron Diaz? Who will ever touch Salma Hayek?

We'll all die, and cancer, bombs or heart attacks won't be the reasons. The fear will kill us, fear of not buying what we were told, not eating everything that is virtually offered. Fear of never be who we're supposed to.

I think it's time to rebuild our lives, and if I may, I'd like to make a suggestion: a life with less anxiety and more love, especially for what we have.
What Gives Me Hope I have faith in people.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.

Marcel Proust
What/who changed my life and why Sebastião Salgado.
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  Favorites
Role Models Franz Kafka, George Orwell, Jean-Paul Sartre, Marcel Proust, Ingmar Bergman, Jeff Beck, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Krishna, Dalai Lama, Martin Luther King Jr.,  
Quotation Hay que endurecer-se. Pero sin perder la ternura jamás!

Che Guevara
Interests Wildlife, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Aromatherapy, Biodiversity, Biology, Biotechnology, Personal Care, Community Development, Cosmetics, Crafts, Diet, Ecology, Entertainment, Environment, Ethnic Studies, Evolution, Geography, Health, Spas  
Books  
Music Chet Baker, John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, , Max De Castro, Bebel Gilberto, Chico Buarque, Tom Jobim, Jorge Ben, Mondo Grosso, Stereophonics, Massive Attack, Tricky, Portishead, Goldie, Moby, DJ Dolores & Orchest  
Movies The Hours, Almost Famous, Monsoon Wedding, , Lost in Translation, , Life Of Brian, The Nightmare Before Christmas, , Amarcord, Dolce Vita, Black Orpheus, Wings Of Desire, Breaking The Wave  
TV Shows Desperate Housewives, Daria, Absolutely Fabulous, GNT.Doc, Saia Justa, Mulher Procura, , Family Guy  
Favorite Foods Vegetarian, African, Brazilian, Chocolate, Fruit, Water  
Favorite Places Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Cambodia, Paris, London, Laos, Africa, Angola, Portugal, Indochina, Vietnam, Australia, Hungary, New York, Chile, Berlin  
Can't Live Without Love, Apples, Peace, Water, Chocolate  
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    Thanks for being a member of our TES group. Please come and visit us again soon!
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    Audrey
    Oct 12, 2007 8:55 AM

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    Lets have some fun!! There's nothing like a good roll!



    Have a brilliant day!
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    October is my favourite month of the year. Enjoy this October sunset and have a lovely month!
    Love Audrey


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    Holly & Audrey send you love and best wishes from Ireland!!


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    Love Audrey
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    Audrey M. (443)
    Come visit us at Pandas for Life, can't wait to see you there!!

      
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    May 17, 2007 3:05 PM

    Audrey M. (443)

    This candle and teddy bear is for Baby Madeleine McCann


    May she return to her family safe and well.



    Apr 17, 2007 1:03 PM

    Audrey M. (443)

    Love from Audrey
    Apr 14, 2007 9:48 AM

    Audrey M. (443)
    Love in Black and White


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    Lots of love,
    your co-host,
    Audrey


    Feb 15, 2007 6:26 PM

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    I hope you had a wonderful and love filled Valentines day!
    Lots of love,
    Audrey -xxx-
    Aug 13, 2006 11:15 AM

    Audrey M. (443)

    Hi there!
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