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Have you ever had a special birthday celebration? Tell us about it!

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rodrigar 4 January, 2017 - 22:32

My favorite birthday was in 1999. My friend and I celebrated our birthdays together, in Tres Cantos(Madrid). We spent 1 hour playing soccer and then we went to McDonald´s for 2 hours, then we went to my house to play hide and seek. I liked my birthday because all my friends gave me many presents, like soccer balls and footballs, shirts, trousers and most importantly, that we spent time together.

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Tina - Coordinator 5 January, 2017 - 07:40

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hadia 16 November, 2016 - 15:29

I just celebrated my birthday in August in my Academy with my friends and my teachers. It was fun and a charming memory. It won't ever fade away from my memory.
Also, the best birthday I ever had was when I got a chance to celebrate my birthday First time ever in my School. And it was the last time too. My Bday comes in Aug. As summer vacation takes the three big months. June, july and 15 days of Aug, I never got a chance to celebrate it. But then, during my last year at school, as we were the most senior class, and had a load of work, we couldn't enjoy much holidays and had a small term vacation. So luckily, I got a chance to celebrate and enjoy it. It was such an unforgettable event. I LOVE remembering that. ;)

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Fado23fado 11 August, 2016 - 20:56

Today is my brith day but i am alone just like another birth day.

it was summer. i was hardly working in the my our market. I had met a girl that is beautiful. She had suddenly effected to me and i hadn't understand anything what happened. After that time, we had started to meet also we were making an effort know each other so we were spending time a lot.

One day, she sent a message to me in my brith day. She didn't want to see me again 'what was going on?' i only thought 'what did i do' i would almost be crazy. I wanted talking to her and called to her unless stopping but she didn't answer to me. I was feeling awful today was my birthday but there was no spark of life in my body.

I had exited from our market in order to walk around but it wasn't good way to be relax because wherever i went everywhere reminded me everything that belong to her then i had stopped and sat on the bench. i said myself I had supposed that we would be together until forever then abruptly my phone rang she had sent to me message. i opened it without stopping then she had wanted meeting to me.

I went to bus station in order to get in the bus to go to her home. While i was going to there by bus i was asking myself ' why she called me to her home?' When i arrived to home door was open so i started to feel affired then i called her but she didn't answer me also inside was dark so i entered slowly to home. After to enter home someone turned off quickly light then it was shocked also start to cry. Everyone was in there and they came to there for my birthday. i couldn't my eyes

How can i forget that time i don't know.

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ALEX16PET 6 July, 2016 - 01:40

My last Birthday I went to SIx Flags Mexico, It was so funny because my mom told me that we are going to go but without friends and when I got there all my friends were waiting for me, it was so cool,,,!!!

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Aiana178 24 June, 2016 - 00:15

My mum decided to invite a fairy to my sixth birthday party. I was looking forward to seeing her because you know... I was a kid.
But when she finally came to the party, we were all kind of disappointed. We expected to see a young, beautiful girl dressed like a fairy, but we got a fat (sorry for using such a rude word) woman in thirties who wore dark cloak!!! Cloak for fairy!!!
It was a quite funny occurrence, we always like to remember it with a smile.

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stevewonder 25 May, 2016 - 22:16

yes, when i was a kid, my family organized a birthday party for me and the topic was of spiderman, spiderman was my favorite superheroe, remember the cake is was or spidey

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TrungAnh 21 April, 2016 - 10:30

I just have one special birthday celebration. It was in the evening when i'm 7 year old. I invited some friend, we go out to play hide and seek, climb tree. It's too long, i can't remember how i was happy.

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hannaanh 16 March, 2016 - 14:11

Well, yes, it's was great!!! It can unforgettable, it was my 10th birthday. That day, all of my friends came to my house and we've had lots of fun. After we ate the birthday cake, we lit candles and turned off all the lights then we told ghost stories to saw who is coward and me is that person. Because I'm scared of ghost stories so we played connecting sing, it's mean the last world of the song you sing - it will be the first word of the song the next person sing and we had a rule: who can't sing connect will make fun for us. The time faster than we image, at 11 o'clock all of my friends went to their home and I went to sleep. It was very fun!!! I will never forget that birthday =))

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BigBen6464 29 December, 2015 - 15:08

Nice thing about my birthday is that it is three days after my sister's so we always celebrate it together. Then I get all my presents, but I always get something more for my real birthday:D

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PerfectLS 29 October, 2015 - 23:24

Sincerely, I only celebrated my birthday one time because my family don't have money but I prefer that. I prefer be with my mother than a cake. She is my all. I love her. :D

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Jonathan - Coor... 6 October, 2015 - 06:03

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NooRi 27 April, 2015 - 16:36

Oh yes, with my family .It was amazing we stayed at the beach all night talking,eating and having to do so much. i love nature so that was one of my best birthday party with all the special people in my life. plus yes i had some of my besties over to :)

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Elsa007 27 March, 2015 - 12:20

As I was born on a hot day, throwing a party at the garden with a pool was a routine stuff. Above all, I couldn't wait to have an ice-cream birthday cake year after year! They were enough special to me!

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MusicLover1999 20 February, 2015 - 17:43

I had so many amazing birthdays with my whole family in my grandparent's house in my childhood. But these days I don't have something like this.I wish I'll have in the future. :)

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vanezzitha 18 February, 2015 - 21:03

here in mexico, when we celebrate birthdays we spend a lot of money, we really get crazy
the best party i went was at the beach, many people went. i really like a lot the way that all the mexicans celebrate birthdays or holidays.
i am rich so i like to waste my money with my friend´s presents.

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Fnm123 13 November, 2014 - 01:22

Is was December and i was with my brother he was putting all the ornaments in correct position for when the family came they will see the beautiful tree. I was looking at him and my mom was cooking. I decided to help my mother and my father where to the house of my grandparents to bring them to my house, and my family members to like cousins, aunt and uncles. My mother and i where deciding what to drink so we can call my dad and ask him to bring a soda or something like that. When we where talking to my dad a strange noise came from the corridor where my brother was putting the ornaments in the tree. We ran quickly and we saw the tree in the floor but we didn't saw my brother. We where screaming his name. " Andres, Andres!! " , my mom said. Nobody answer. But then I hear the voice of my brother, " i am here, down the tree" , we take the tree and Andres was there in the floor. We laugh until my family came and they help us to picked up all the things and then we had the dinner of Chritsmas.

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horse2002 2 November, 2014 - 18:53

My 12th birhtday was very exciting! I went to the bowling with some friends. First we had taken the bus then we went to the bowling. We enjoyed ourselves very very much and I did two strikes that made me very happy. When we returned home, I found a cake on the table. Yummy!!!

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nutrygina 28 September, 2014 - 14:12

My last birthday was very unexpected. When I walk into the the small room of my house. The room door was close and then ı opened it. Shock!! I realise a very kitten cat that was born 2 months ago. I love animal and specially cats:)) it was the best birthday in my life

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Katniss17 19 August, 2014 - 15:40

My last birthday was unforgettable. My whole family and some closest friends were there, in my grandparents' house.
I woke up early that day and went for a walk, smelt the fresh winter air and felt it on my skin, got some cookies and hot chocolate from down the street with my brother and act silly all the way back home. Then I watched movies and series all day in my bed while I thought that my family and my friends had forgotten my birthday. Then we had hot brownies and ice cream for dinner. When the night came I went outside to visit my grandparents. I knocked the door but no one answered. So I opened the door and I had a big surprise!
When the party's over I went to the garden and laid out on the ground and stare at the stars and let my thoughts wander off from there.

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AnaB 11 June, 2014 - 00:11

I celebrated all my birthdays. But one of these 15 birthdays I'll one definitely remember.
It was 2nd May, I was going to turn 15 years old. I have invited couple of my good friends. As I expected they came. I had fun, but while we were celebrating some people were so bored. So I had to think as fast as I can some good idea. Then I remembered that in the city was some kinda village fair. After we finished bowling we went there. We had a lot of fun. The best part was in some House of Fear. We all went there. It was scary, not much but it was. Than some kinda creatures came out right in front of us. We scream as much as we could. When we went outside a few little kids were laughing at us.
Today when we're talking about this we're laughing more than the kids over there. :)

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