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Old 03-04-2010, 01:39 PM
 
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Default what does "gold" bring to mind for you?

What does "gold" bring to mind for you? What positive or negative connotations does "gold" have for you? What does "gold" represent for you? What does it make you think of?

Consider it like those "free association" games where you just start listing whatever comes to mind, and go from there. And what are your emotional responses? Good, bad, indifferent?

(This is in the "Relationships" forum because after hearing a bunch of people discuss this at work recently, I am interested in the emotional responses and associations we make)

What say ye?

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Old 03-04-2010, 01:41 PM
 
Location: The Hall of Justice
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First prize (gold medal), virtue and integrity (good as gold).
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Old 03-04-2010, 01:42 PM
 
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Ridiculous, as in streets of gold in the bible. Seriously, thats so funny.

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Old 03-04-2010, 01:45 PM
 
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part of me thinks of how the greed for gold led to murder of ancient peoples
another part of me thinks of how the gold standard in finance keeps things in balance
and from there I go to the golden rule
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Old 03-04-2010, 01:47 PM
 
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Showers.
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Old 03-04-2010, 01:58 PM
 
Location: North Carolina
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Showers.
LOL!

Diggers.
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Old 03-04-2010, 02:06 PM
 
Location: The cupboard under the sink
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What does "gold" bring to mind for you? What positive or negative connotations does "gold" have for you? What does "gold" represent for you? What does it make you think of?


YouTube - Spandau Ballet - Gold
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Old 03-04-2010, 02:06 PM
 
Location: Weston, FL
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My gold jewelry - bangles, necklaces, rings 24kt, 22kt, 18kt
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Old 03-04-2010, 02:10 PM
 
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Dubloons. Aargh matey, I be talking like a pirate. I just pirate walked down the hallway and people called me mentally disturbed, told me I need meds, and to get back in my office. Why do people hate pirates?
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Old 03-04-2010, 02:21 PM
 
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Italian-Americans.
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