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    Sailing a wee yacht off the west coast of Scotland in darkness, no lights anywhere to be seen just the most amazing sky full of stars overhead.

    Meteors, the occasional satellite and a dull glow from the binnacle to give me a course. The rest of the crew below so just me at the helm beer in one hand tiller on the other.

    Three hours later arriving at our destination, finding a mooring and taking the tender ashore for a pint or two. Life doesn't get much better than that.

    And another week of the same racing during the day partying at night.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cliphead View Post
    Sailing a wee yacht off the west coast of Scotland in darkness, no lights anywhere to be seen just the most amazing sky full of stars overhead.

    Meteors, the occasional satellite and a dull glow from the binnacle to give me a course. The rest of the crew below so just me at the helm beer in one hand tiller on the other.

    Three hours later arriving at our destination, finding a mooring and taking the tender ashore for a pint or two. Life doesn't get much better than that.

    And another week of the same racing during the day partying at night.
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    I had a dream while off my bollocks on acid once, hard to explain but i saw everything in the universe and how it all fitted together and made sense.
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    Quote Originally Posted by doodab View Post
    I had a dream while off my bollocks on acid once, hard to explain but i saw everything in the universe and how it all fitted together and made sense.
    +1. Did you rediscover the beauty of trees as if you were new to the world? Or was thay just me?
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    Yours sounds lovely, Cliphead.

    Mine doesn't come close. I was lying out on the hills on exercise once, miles from anywhere, on an exceptionally clear evening with no moon. There were about 4 or 5 of us, lying on our rollmats looking up at the darkest and most star-filled sky I'd ever seen. There's so much light pollution in a city that you don't realise just how many stars are up there.

    Suddenly, one of the guys spotted a satellite, which basically looked just like one of the tiny dim stars, but was moving at a very even speed across the sky. We thought it was a meteor at first, but when it made it all the way across from one horizon to the other we realised what it actually was. We were there for about an hour or so, and you could spot one every few minutes. For some reason it's always stuck in my mind. Second only in mystical, magicalness to having morphine in hospital one time; that's one a helluva drug!

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    Quote Originally Posted by doodab View Post
    I had a dream while off my bollocks on acid once, hard to explain but i saw everything in the universe and how it all fitted together and made sense.
    Oh I have that dream almost nightly. I put it down to a superior intellect.
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    Quote Originally Posted by suityou01 View Post
    Oh I have that dream almost nightly. I put it down to a superior intellect.


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    Quote Originally Posted by doodab View Post
    I had a dream while off my bollocks on acid once, hard to explain but i saw everything in the universe and how it all fitted together and made sense.
    They say that it is quite a mind-expanding (if ultimately mind-destroying) drug. Francis Crick of Crick and Watson (discoverers of DNA) fame talked about how he first realised the helical shape of DNA whilst using LSD. And Nobel Prize -winning physicist Richard Feynman alluded to experimenting with it too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by suityou01 View Post
    Oh I have that dream almost daily. I put it down to a superior intellect.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gentile View Post
    They say that it is quite a mind-expanding (if ultimately mind-destroying) drug. Francis Crick of Crick and Watson (discoverers of DNA) fame talked about how he first realised the helical shape of DNA whilst using LSD. And Nobel Prize -winning physicist Richard Feynman alluded to experimenting with it too.
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