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Kay Sivilay: Import Tuner Magazine Model

Updated on March 8, 2011

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Oh My God is Right...

The first time I saw Karouna "Kay" Sivilay featured in Import Tuner Magazine, I thought I was in love. Looking back now, I don't think that it was love, but something very much like it, ha ha. For the first time in recent memory, I found a Thai/Lao model that made it to the front cover of a reputable commercial interest magazine, so I certainly didn't want to miss out on learning about her, as she just happened to grace the cover of the magazine that I couldn't run to the Barnes and Noble's counter to buy fast enough and my instant infatuation with her was all because I wanted to learn how to properly soup up my 1989 Honda Prelude Si (see newly listed Classic Cars and Ricer Predecessors). Safe to say, my Japanese baby is still in the process of being restored. As soon as I get her in tip-top condition, I'll write a Hub about it! So in the meantime, sit back, relax, and get to know Kay Sivilay. Please enjoy (and please, for the love of Maria, don't tell Rayna H. Hurman about it).

What Wikipedia Says About Kay Sivilay

Kay Sivilay (born June 12, 1980) is a model of predominantly Lao, with some Thai, Chinese, and French descent. She is also famous for her appearances in import car magazines, and more recently in Playboy. As a result of her marriage in 2006, she is retired from the modeling profession and her website is no longer active.

Sivilay came from the Los Angeles Area in Southern California. She last attended Nathaniel Narbonne High School and was part of the graduating class of 1997.

Okay (that's a pun by the way) there seems to be some confusion as to when Kay Sivilay was born, as Wikepedia claims (which isn't always a reliable source, especially in this case, when nothing is cited about the article in question) that she was born on June 12, 1980, whereas the description of her below, which I found on Import Tuner Magazine claims she was born on April 26, 1979 (which would make her a Taurus like me). So, with that said, I'm going to go with Import Tuner Magazine's claim, as they had in fact interviewed her in person. It' s also important to note that she was born in Nongkai, Thailand and that for the most part is predominantly Lao rather than Thai.

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Kay Sivilay Bio

Model Stats
Name: Karouna "Kay" Sivilay
Height: 5' 2"
Weight: 103 lbs.
Measurements: 34C - 24 - 34
Nationality: Thai
Home City: San Diego/Carson
DOB: April 26th, 1979
Sign: Taurus
Turn-ons: Fit, confidant, chivalrous gentlemen with a sense of humor
Turn-offs: Guys into themselves; Pervs
Sports: Swimming, working out
Ambitions: To graduate with a Public Relations degree; get married and have three kids
Website: KaySivilay.com

How Kay Sivilay Got Her Start

In an interview with ktown213.com, Kay Sivilay stated that, "modeling wasn't a life-long dream" and that when a photographer suggested that she get into modeling, she gave it a shot. What followed were a few photo sessions in which produced many pictures (some which were nude) which she then sent to Playboy. To her surprise, they were accepted and so began (in June of 2003) the modeling career of Kay Sivilay.  She became a Playboy Cybergirl for the Fifth Week of June 2003.

You can read Import Tuner Magazine's interview with Kay Sivilay by clicking here.

Kay's Career As A Model

After having been featured as a Playboy Cybergirl, Kay was then asked to be included in their Special Editions, which she happily accepted. Such publications included, "Book of Lingerie,""Exotic Beauties," and "Nudes." She claims that she wasn't nude in such pictorials, as most of the photos depicted her in lingerie wearing jewelry. On the topic of posing nude and modeling for Playboy, Kay stated the following:

"I don't have a problem being nude just as long as it's classy. Plus I'm a fan and a subscriber AND an admirer of Playboy..."

After having appeared as a Playboy Cybergirl, Kay quickly rose to stardom as she was then invited to be featured in Import Tuner Magazine. She would then go on to attend UCLA. As of 2006, she's retired from modeling due to personal obligations which included marrying her best friend of many years. She plans to have three children and pursue a career in Public Relations. Since making these changes in her life, she has since "closed her shop" which was kaysivilay.com--the remaining photos of which I was able to salvage.

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      Holle Abee 7 years ago from Georgia

      Hmmm...I'm starting to see a pattern here, Dohn!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      :D Yep, that's my plan! I've been wanting to write this hub for some time...And then realized that I had WAY too many pics, lol. Thanks habee!

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      Peter Dickinson 7 years ago from South East Asia

      Not seen her before today but I reckon I once dated her twin sister ;-) I admire a girl who can step out of the limelight to marry and raise a family. I wish her happiness. Thanks Dohn. Brightened up the start to my day.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      You're welcome, Peter! More and more, I see Lao and Thai models stepping into the mainstream and into the public eye. I sure do hope that this trend continues. It's too bad that she isn't modeling anymore, but hey, life goes on. Thanks again!

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      syras mamun 7 years ago

      This is awesome hub Dohn.I think Lao people got lots of physical resemblance with Thai people.Thank you for this great new year gift.

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      Bbudoyono 7 years ago

      dohn, Lao and Indonesian people look alike. But the culture is very similar to Thai and Khmer I guess. This an awesome hub. Thanks for it.

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      dusanotes 7 years ago from Windermere, FL

      Cute girl, this Kay Sivilay. You take all those pics? Apparently not because some of them have credits. Thanks, dohn.

      Don White

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      Tammy Lochmann 7 years ago

      well put together...surprised Art hasn't been here yet...but you never know when or where he will show up LOL

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      Pamela Oglesby 7 years ago from United States

      dohn, She is absolutely beautiful although my admiration might come from a slightly different perspective than yours. Great pictures and I can see that you had great pleasure writing this particular hub.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      @andromida-You're absolutely correct my friend. We were one and the same at one time, but then migrated away from one another/built separate kingdoms (this is all factual). Our language is practically the same with much of the same letters and consonants. I'm glad that you liked it! Thank you.

      @Bbudoyono-Thank you! Yes, we're very much alike in so many ways. I think that one of the greatest things that all of us can do is to find in others similarities rather than differences. It's great to hear that you enjoyed this.

      @dusanotes-No, I didn't take the pics, but I wish I did...I probably would've done a lousy job however! Thanks for the comment!

      @Tammy Lochman-Thanks Tammy! I guess he's not a fan...Maybe if this hub becomes popular he will ;) Here's to Art! Thanks!

      @Pamela99-Thanks, Pamela. Yeah, I was a bit hesitant at first to write TWO hubs one her (I didn't want to cram too much into one like usual). But then I thought, "Oh, what the heck!" It was fun!

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      prettydarkhorse 7 years ago from US

      hey Dohn, she rocks, Asian women rocks, no doubt you are in love again, No kidding, but she is really awesome, Maita

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks Maita! I'm hard pressed to actually meet one (I'm really picky when it comes to women :( I do love women as there are so many beautiful ones out there, lol. Thanks again, Maita!

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      Tammy Lochmann 7 years ago

      Oh he's a fan...trust me...tattoos and all.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      I'll be on full alert, Tammy! Thanks :D

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      Tatjana-Mihaela 7 years ago from Zadar, CROATIA

      Hehe, monetizing your writting job is good idea....What would this world be without beautiful sexy girls anyway?

      Cheers...

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Yes! Money is important! Google loves this hub and the other hub I wrote on her. They also love Amy! I tried keeping it classy...Fail? Thanks, Tatjana-Mihaela!

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      sabrebIade 7 years ago from Pennsylvania

      Absolutely gorgeous!

      Okay I know that's just one line...but look at her!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Ha! Thanks, sabreblade. Yeah, she's smokin'. I'd like to see what her husband looks like (out of curiosity).

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      Mrvoodoo 7 years ago from ?

      'I don't think that it was love, but something very much like it, ha ha.' lol, brilliant! :D

      She sure is smoking hot.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      :D Thanks again! I don't think any of us should give our hearts away so foolishly. Such acts make foolish choices :D

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      Truth From Truth 7 years ago from Michigan

      Dohn, I can not understand what you see in this Lady. OK maybe I can see. solid hub. She is very nice.

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      Philipo 7 years ago from Nigeria

      dohn - she is beautiful. I couldn't read the write-up because I was carried away with the beautiful pictures. It is indeed a dangerous thing to fall in love at first sight without knowing the details. Thanks for the hub.

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      keira7 7 years ago

      Hi my dear friend, so sorry for the delay. Great hub and beautiful photos. I want to say a big CONGRATULATION to you, for been one of the great winners of the top new hubbers 2009. A Evans done a great hub. And I think that you guys deserved to be winners.:) Thanks for all the good work and for been a great hubber. Bless you bro.:)

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      Nicks 7 years ago

      I think she must add more subscriptions to Import Tuner than anyone else. Absolutely marvellous - does every car magazine in the States have models so fine?

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      @keira7-Gosh, thank you so much, keira7! That means so much to hear you say that! AEvans is awesome, isn't she? I'll admit, I'm very much a HP addict! Isn't it obvious? Thanks again, my friend!

      @Nicks-Thank you. You know, I scoured that magazine and no one comes close to Kay. Everyone else just seems...I don't want to say "trashy." Anyhow, she had a great run. I'm curious to see which models they feature next!

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      Paradise7 7 years ago from Upstate New York

      Very beautiful and if you need anyone to promote your nation of origin, beautiful women can't hurt!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, Paradise7! Yes, it's always nice to look "presentable." Happy New Year!

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      Truth From Truth 7 years ago from Michigan

      Happy New Years

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thank you TFT! Happy New Year's to you as well!

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      THE LIP 7 years ago from PLANET EARTH-SOMEWHERE IN ASIA

      Hi Dohn,

      Thanks a mega ton for all the pains you took to scoop out this Oriental pearl(even if she is into retirement).Mark my words it's just a matter of time b4 she is back.They all come back once they have tasted blood they can only resist to a certain point before they allow themeseleves to get lured back with an offer they find too hard to resist.

      Til then this hub goes into my faves for regular drooling over till she returns in a new avatar of a hot sizzling MILF.

      Check out my hubs u'll find a lot of Oriental sizzlers even if most of them are into hardcore xxx.Keep the gud work flowing.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Ha! Thanks, THE LIP. I'm glad that you enjoyed reading this hub and hope that I can find more "pearls" for you to take a gander of. For her to get back into modeling would be great, but I think I rather see her married and secure :) Time will tell, I guess. Thanks so much for visiting me. I'll be sure to read some of your hubs as well.

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      Jeffrey Neal 7 years ago from Tennessee

      Simply stunning. Well, okay...smoking. Or, how about...well, never mind. You get the idea, I'm sure. This is a nice hub, Dohn. I'm off to check out the others, lol.

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      Destiny1991 7 years ago

      CUTE BABES

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      @Jeffrey Neal-LOL. Thanks for that! She really is something! I'm surprised myself that it took me this long to write a hub about her, let alone two!

      @Destiny1991-Thanks ;)

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      Creaminizer23 7 years ago from New York, Usa

      you sure a great taste when it comes to women

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks! I consider myself picky when it comes to women :D

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      mojos 7 years ago

      she sure looks hot !!!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, mojos. I'm sure she'd thank you to ;)

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      vishwamohanshukla 7 years ago

      happy new year cute baby

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      sutrapu 7 years ago from kuwait

      gorgious

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      You guys make me blush, lol. Thank you!

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      Mortgagestar1 7 years ago from Weirton,West Virginia

      I dated a busty Japanese/American while stationed in my early Air Force career. All i can say is WOW!!!!!!!1

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      :D Thanks for sharing that! I'm glad you enjoyed reading this.

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      Gous Ahmed 7 years ago from Muslim Nation

      I can see why you sort of fell in love with her! She is very nice. I work as an outreach worker, and meet lots of people from different countries every day, and there are a few clients from Lao, and i have to admit they are very attractive!

      You've picked out a gem in her i think, well done!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, G Miah. You must live a very interesting life! I bet you see more Lao people than I do (family does not count!). I'm glad that you enjoyed meeting Kay Sivilay. Who knows, maybe one day you'll meet her in person ;)

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      articleposter 7 years ago

      Loving the pictures.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, articleposter!

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      flamedancer 7 years ago

      great hub dohn keep up the great work

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thank you! I appreciate the compliment.

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      mdawson17 7 years ago

      what a great hub

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, mdawson17! I appreciate it.

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      Chris Eddy111 7 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Ok dohn121, I can see why you'd want to wash, buff and shine your 1989 Honda Prelude Si based on the cover alone of that mag. Hmm, sure we believe that's what you were really doing, lol.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Ha! Thanks, Chris! Yeah, presentation certainly is everything :D For some reason, girls and cars go well together, lol.

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      stephensaldana 7 years ago from Chicago

      Kay Sivilay model looks very impressive and gorgeous. The way she was portrayed in the hub is simply effortlessly-classic. Thanks a lot for providing such an exciting hub. An excellent peace of work indeed!!!!

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      laswi 7 years ago from Sri Lanka

      Very interesting hub.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      @stephensaldana-Thank you for that! I had a lot of fun putting this hub together! As always, thank you for the input :)

      @laswi-I'm glad you think so! Thanks.

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      shah kamal 7 years ago

      interesting hub and go forward.

      http://fashion-worldnews.blogspot.com

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thank you, shah kamal. I'm glad you enjoyed it.

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      Destiny1991 7 years ago

      She is too pretty

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, Destiny1991! I'm sure she would appreciate the compliment!

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      sudeep13582 7 years ago from Howrah

      nice hub... she is beautiful and cute

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks for visiting, sudeep13582. She certainly is :D

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      ShadestoShoes 7 years ago

      I bet she doesn't eat cheese burgers :)) Great hub!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      LOL. Thanks, ShadestoShoes. She might--just really small ones ;)

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      kumar 7 years ago

      it is very good

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks, kumar. I really appreciate it.

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      Cassandra Mantis 7 years ago from UK and Nerujenia

      I never tire of looking at her. She is really pretty. Wow, Dohn, you really like her! How many hubs do you have of her. I'm going to check! Heh!

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks again, Cheeky Girl. I assure you, I only have two hubs of her (unfortunately). She really is pretty :D Thanks for taking the time to get to know her ;)

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      joeleighton 7 years ago

      The US is going bonkers for that Asian look.

      One reason I live in Indonesia...no shortage of Kay S lookalikes here.

      Great hub.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      I'll never understand why Asian girls are so coveted in the US having grown up with so many of them :) Ha! You are lucky. Thanks, Joe.

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      britneydavidson 7 years ago from united kingdom

      Well put together..... surprised Art hasn't been here yet...nice hub she is very beautiful but you nevr know when or when or where he will show up LOL

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Ha! Yeah, he must've missed this one. BTW, Bad_Company just made a return. The Captain sails again ;) Maybe it's still in the cards, like you said, you never know!

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      Cassandra Mantis 7 years ago from UK and Nerujenia

      Yes, I would like to get to know her! LOL! ; D

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Hey, Cheeky Girl. Take a number and get in line! Just kidding :D

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      Daniel Christian 7 years ago from Los Angeles, CA

      She's super hot.

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks for stopping in, festersporling1. I appreciate the comment.

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      Anastasia 7 years ago

      Cute face! But some photos are 85% photoshop =)

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      dohn121 7 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Haha! That's quite an opinion ;) Thank you for visiting me.

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      breakingnews 6 years ago from Pakistan

      nice HUB and i like images, so keep it up

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      dobo700 6 years ago from Australia

      Nice hub Dohn... she is so hot

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      dohn121 5 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      Thanks guys for the read. I'm glad you had fun here :D

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      annabelle22 5 years ago from New York

      cool cars too :)

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      Anoop Aravind A 5 years ago from Nilambur, Kerala, India

      why this girls are exposing like this! shame shame...

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      dohn121 5 years ago from Hudson Valley, New York

      @anusujith-With the exception of the pic with her exposing her thong, I'm not sure what you mean...Unless of course you're being facetious?

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