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'Me And Teddy Bears - The Truth' (Exclusive)

Rating: 2.5

I’ve never owned a teddy bear (aw…)

my parents read the child-rearing bibles
of the time, maybe that’s what it was

but I’m not pleading deprivation or
mental abuse; into my life
came Rex the lion cub

we loved each other from the moment

I set eyes on him. We were about
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Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler 21 November 2005

what do they say? 'You don't pick the bear, the bear picks you.' great piece, Michael. i enjoyed its warmth. Jake

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Caliban's Dream 19 November 2005

As a self confessed arctophile (bear lover) it is important to wait for the right one, a wink or a wave caught in a passing glance often gives it away

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Alice Vedral Rivera 19 November 2005

I enjoyed this - cute. avr

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