My couch cushion fort was dodally dawesome...

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  1. Just Peachy

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    Today's dark, dreary weather got me thinking of comfort rituals as a child. I could build one bad-ass couch cushion fort out of a lot of cushions, pillows and freshly-folded blankets and bedspreads (to my mother's chagrin). I could hide in there for hours, with nothing more than my dog, my books, a little china tea set and perhaps a fruit roll up or two. Did you ever make a couch cushion fort? Have a tree house? Have another secret place to get away from it all? Why don't you share a little? ;)
     
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    I'd prefer a picture of your pug, Chriza, but that will do too. ;)
     
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    Used to hang out at an abandoned Beech-Nut factory that was a few blocks from my house.
     
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    That was the best. My kids will do that every now and then. Coffee tables, chairs, cushions, blankets, it's all up for grabs. You ever make a spider web in your room with yarn???
     
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    how dare u :slap:
     
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    Steve Martin or Splash could hang in my fort anytime! ;)
     
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    Boner.
     
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    No, that sounds so cool though... :)
     
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    i had a fort out in a shelter belt -- we went out there and shot bb guns -- good times
     
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    I would build forts out of sheets and pillows and blankets as well.

    When I was a kid, I would go through these weird phases. One winter, I lived in my brother's closet for close to a month. I put a little black & white TV in it. I would sleep there, do my homework, and take my meals in there. I also lived in my own closet, but his was roomier, so I liked it better. I also wanted to live in a tree. :)

    I would hang out in huge cardboard boxes if my parents purchased a large object until it fell apart.

    There was a tree house in the neighborhood where I grew up. All the children would hang out there.
     
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    holy crap I like that dog
     
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    Neat! Was it filled with sharp glass, metal and abandoned porn? ;)
     
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    Here's one of his retarded looking kids

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    same here except for the closet part. :jj:

    Did anyone else ever find porno mags in the woods??? We had bike trails and tree forts in the woods and would always manage to find some fuck-books in there. It was awesome as hell at the time but seems really weird now.
     
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    Broken windows, rusty metal and a cool spiral staircase that went to the top floor.
     
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    I was a fuckin cushion fort master :slick: