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where do you find the joy in everyday living?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by MAJOR METAL, Jul 26, 2005.


    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Staff Member Supporting Member

    Where do you find you personal joy and happiness in everyday living?.
  2. Family....and making people feel stupid.

  3. WillPlay4Food

    WillPlay4Food Now With More Metal! Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2002
    Orbiting HQ
    Seeing my wife & son when I get home.
  4. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    everywhere and in most everything. All you need to do is look for it.
  5. xshawnxearthx


    Aug 23, 2004
    new jersey

    playing with my band
    my girlfriend(sometimes ;) )
    and smoking tree's

    with out any of of those things in my life. i would probably kill
  6. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Family first for sure....happiness and joy in one package. Teeing off on the first hole is also a source of much happiness, although I don't do it every day.

    Waking up realizing I am not six feet under makes me happy. Without getting too religious, I'll just say that recognizing the gift of life from God makes me happy and joyful. Looking for opportunites to give to and serve others everyday gives me a great source of joy.

  7. Dave Siff

    Dave Siff Supporting Member

    Also, teeing off on holes two through 18 is pretty cool. :D
  8. Tash


    Feb 13, 2005
    Bel Air Maryland
    Perfectly timed downshifts onto long stretches of smooth blacktop.
  9. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Major Metal's incessant questions.
  10. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    My g/f coming home from work. And i like making her happy.
  11. Seeing my new son everyday when I get home from work.

    Jamming with the boys.

    Riding my bike to work on a day that's less than 30 degrees with no humidity or smog.

    Kayaking on de watah!

    +1. I usually hate the 1st hole. Too much pressure and people watching you know?
  12. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
    What's joy?
  13. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    I'm teeing off in 45 minutes! Wish me luck, I'll need it.
  14. Rumzini


    Feb 14, 2004
    Jackson, MI
    Family, freinds, my part time cop job, playing bass with the guys...and...dare i say it??/

  15. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    My best friend

    I see her like everyday. In work, out of work, all the time. Just a smile or a laugh makes life worth living :)
  16. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    cup or pieces?
  17. Rumzini


    Feb 14, 2004
    Jackson, MI
    Te he he he he....BIG cups!
  18. Ed Fuqua

    Ed Fuqua

    Dec 13, 1999
    Chuck Sher publishes my book, WALKING BASSICS:The Fundamentals of Jazz Bass Playing.
    Just as an FYI, there's a collection of letters from R. Crumb to his brother (the one that didn't commit suicide) entitled YOUR VIGOR FOR LIFE APALLS ME...
  19. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    my wife, my dawg and my music (the ability to be tired from gigging 5 times a week with different groups)...

  20. Matthew Bryson

    Matthew Bryson Guest

    Jul 30, 2001
    Work - I take pride in my job and do enjoy the feeling of a job well done.
    Food / drink - sometimes nothing brings more joy than a perfectly grilled steak or tasty ice cream cone for dessert.
    Private / intimate time with my significant other - 'nuff said.
    Fishing - I love fishing. I don't get out enough but whenever I do it brings me much joy.
    BASS - Playing bass brings me much joy and really takes me away to "another place". I enjoy that.