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we're so small; yet, we're everything.

by jillmath on May 29, 2010   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

you feel so tiny when you're in the middle of a desert, standing next to an ocean, or gazing at the sky, as well you should. but despite our relative size to the great vastness to this planet, the 1985 USA for Africa was right...we are the world. all of us together are what makes our world, our planet, so special...all of us together.


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