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For a rainy Monday.

April 9, 2013
Mm. So much joy. I love that song, and I love the ocean. Post mission, I will have my Associate’s. And then… jobs available and life willing, I really want to save my pennies and go to BYU-Hawaii. They have my favorite major, oh, ever. 
And I’d be in the sun and by an ocean every day. It’s a dream right now, but I would so love to come back and make it a reality. BYU-HI 2015! Here’s hoping. 
Despite my awkwardly NOT knowing how to swim for the first 16 years of my life, water and I get along quite nicely these days. Swimming has become one of my favorite things. 
And the ocean? It holds a special place in my heart. The give and take, the smell, the little sting of it when you’re only just slightly sunburned. 
It makes for a happy Shelby. 
What makes YOU happy on rainy days? I want to know. 🙂 

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6 comments

Abi April 9, 2013 at 7:32 pm

rainy days make me happy no matter what. speaking of byu hawaii, did you know it's in state tuition if you're a member of the church? obviously i've done some research, i have the same plan for post mission 🙂

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Emma Jane April 10, 2013 at 2:58 pm

I DEMAND you go to Hawaii so I can come visit you. But also… stay here in my bed. Not like… with me… that would be weird. We can trade nights for bed and sleeping bag usage.

I LOVE YOU FOREVE BYE

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rebeccaruby / UK Lifestyle Blog/ April 12, 2013 at 4:22 am

I love Ben Howard! You have awesome taste in music! (and I guess I do too for liking him as well 😉 haha!)
Lazing around in my bad with candles burning in my room makes me happy on rainy evenings!

I love your blog so I nominated you for a versatile blogger award! The post is here: RebeccaRuby – A lifestyle blog

Becca xxx

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Shelby April 12, 2013 at 6:11 am

oh my goodness… school in Hawaii?? yes please! my best friend and I are planning to spend a summer in Hawaii post mission as well. We will come visit!

p.s- i nominated your blog for the liebster award 🙂 for more info go here

http://adayinthelife20.blogspot.com/2013/04/the-liebster-award.html

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Emily Beth April 18, 2013 at 12:54 pm

Beautiful song. I love the smell and the sound it makes on my tile roof. Something wonderfully melancholy about rainy days for me.

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Jessica Anderson April 19, 2013 at 4:09 pm

love the ocean. and I love all the songs you post!!
P.S. I think your brother in law is in my Communication class maybe??

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