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Old 03-05-2010, 04:19 AM
 
Location: Oxford, England
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A metal I find ugly ( yellow gold anyway)
Rappers
Greed
Environmental/cultural destruction
Mining
Bling
Vulgar
Ostentatious

The Philosopher's stone/Alchemy
Pre-Columbian artefacts ( which are truly magnificent despite my reservation for the metal )
Buried treasure
El Dorado
Museum of Gold in Lima



The colour of leaves in the Fall
The Sun
The colour of Nordic people's hair
Tan
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Old 03-05-2010, 05:25 AM
 
Location: I never said I was perfect so no refunds here sorry!
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I find it an attractive piece of jewelry, a status sign sometimes when not over done and tastefully worn.
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Old 03-05-2010, 05:30 AM
 
Location: Heading to higher ground
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The California gold rush and the get rich quick syndrome.
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Old 03-05-2010, 06:55 AM
 
Location: Under the SUNNY WARM SUN ....
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Gold? Something is new on FB about GOLD. Haven't figured it out yet.
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Old 03-05-2010, 07:02 AM
 
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Gold is fugly. I had a thick gold necklace from Keywest years ago I bought for quite a bit and will be selling it soon!! Melt it down baby! Gold earrings too. Silver/platinum earrings...I love my platinum band engagement/wedding band!. Out with the old and in with the new.
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Old 03-05-2010, 08:57 AM
 
Location: Southern California
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A pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. something to dream about. Also, how blessed we should all be, on what we do have.
And gold doen't even enter into it. GOD, health, happiness, family
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Old 03-05-2010, 09:03 AM
 
Location: NW Indiana
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Gold is fugly. I had a thick gold necklace from Keywest years ago I bought for quite a bit and will be selling it soon!! Melt it down baby! Gold earrings too. Silver/platinum earrings...I love my platinum band engagement/wedding band!. Out with the old and in with the new.
Don't you mean out with the "gold" and in the with new? ha
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Old 03-05-2010, 09:04 AM
 
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Nothing, but NOTHING feels as good as gold.
yeah, but.....why? in what way? money? wealth? privelege? gold wedding ring being forever loved? what is it for you?
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Old 03-05-2010, 09:07 AM
 
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Don't you mean out with the "gold" and in the with new? ha

LMAO PJ .. Good one!!
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Old 03-05-2010, 09:11 AM
 
Location: NW Indiana
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LMAO PJ .. Good one!!
Back at ya, socks!
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