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I Can't Listen to Certain Music Anymore

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 133 People

    Metal

    When I was in high school I used to LOVE heavy metal. I can't understand why I used to think it was so brilliant and amazing. Whenever I hear it now I cringe and put my hands over my ears.
    explainit2me explainit2me 26-30, F Nov 6, 2010

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    For me It's been The Doors

    Many years ago I was involved with someone who was obsessed with The Doors. The relationship was troubled, to say the very least. The people we associated with, the places we went, the things I witnessed and participated in...very bad things...it would all come back to me every...
    PrettyPixie PrettyPixie 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 14, 2008

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    Music

    there is certain music i cant listen to cuz of my ex every time i hear the music i start crying and i cant stand crying
    metalchick metalchick 31-35, F Aug 15, 2008

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    Faith Hill has five songs

    that were the soundtrack of a very intense romance. Music is such a powerful medium. It can trigger memories like almost no other thing in existence. Those songs were so perfect for us. It's like they were written with us in mind. Now it's over. He took my heart. He took those...
    CurvesandClass CurvesandClass 41-45, F 5 Responses Aug 6, 2015

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    bye bye for now, music.

    Lyrics are a bit much to handle these days!
    deejustdee6969 deejustdee6969 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 10, 2015

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    Yes...same For Me

    There are some songs and even artists I can't listen to anymore, mostly because I was involved with someone and we listened to them alot and now that its over, hearing the songs or even the artists just makes me relive the mistakes I made.
    Chemo1980 Chemo1980 31-35 Aug 14, 2008

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    Filth

    My flatmate is scottish, and Im from south London, and we live in a sort of posh-ish area... she is always taking the **** out of the way I speak and I just laugh at her when I cant understand her, She thinks she's Dizzee Rascal. If I head the words Come and Dance with Me one...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 19, 2008

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    Yes This Is True

    one song i did like that i cant stand anymore is white stripes - seven nation army. dont know why but i cant stand it anymore this has happened with quite a few songs lately, i just want them deleted.
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M Aug 13, 2008

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    I listen to music everyday, and before I go to sleep. I just love how music gets to me, like the lyrics, they some how always relate to me, mostly Justin Bieber music, and other...
    Ivy1997 Ivy1997 18-21, F Feb 4

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    I feel it bubbling up inside me. This anxiety. I've lost you again. I've let you go again. You are the love of my life. But I betrayed you and lost you. So you leave every morning...
    saraandherfoxes saraandherfoxes 26-30, F Feb 4

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    TinselCookie607 TinselCookie607 18-21, M Jan 31

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    jackflash3300 jackflash3300 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 31

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 30

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    I'm in love with this boy with the perfect smile in the beginning when we met he was so sweet and we hung out all the time Then the popular gorgeous girl started talking to him...
    CookieTracker7 CookieTracker7 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    everyone's negative sometimes. it isn't like i'm going to dump a friend for having a bad day or anything. i am so sensitive to others' moods, though; i feel like when someone is...
    astrifer astrifer 22-25, F Jan 28

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    Besides loving music, I am now at a stage where I NEED to listen to music anywhere, anytime I can. Especially when I'm driving. The first thing I'd do when I got into my car would...
    bellabong bellabong 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 26

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    Just when I think, feel I have moved on, and I had, emotionally. I had been single for at least 3 months, and I got involved with someone who, unintentionally, and fell for...
    YokoOnosVision YokoOnosVision 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    I can't sleep, I don't think I will tonight. I don't know what to do or how to filter my thoughts. I need someone to talk to but I don't want to seem weak to my friends or make...
    princessfenty princessfenty 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    I can't stop thinking about you. My craving for you has become double fold! You’re on my mind from the time I wake up to the time I go to sleep. Today, I felt you, in my most...
    jan25 jan25 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    "Wendy run away with me I know I sound crazy, don't you see what you do to me?" ~ Alex Gaskarth, All Time Low
    gabster0425 gabster0425 13-15, F Jan 24

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    I moved to Austin with a lot of excitement. New job, cool new city to explore and a whole new state I'd never really experienced. Now since I've lived here for 3 years, I can...
    princessadora princessadora 36-40, F Jan 24

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    So we have been best friends for 10 years but over the last 2 years things have started to change. We fell in love but we can't be together not because of anyone else but of our...
    JamieLeedc JamieLeedc 26-30, F Jan 24

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    Music is my life. I sing all the time. And, songs are always stuck in my head. I love listening to music no matter what. It explains most my emotions and how I live my life. It is...
    ejoallen ejoallen 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    "can't promise that things won't be broken, but i swear that I will never leave" <3 ~Kellin Quinn, Sleeping With Sirens
    gabster0425 gabster0425 13-15, F Jan 22

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    I'm sure this is something really common. I just feel like I really need to type it out. One of the worst feelings in the world, no doubt, is falling for someone that doesn't like...
    savvyjames savvyjames 18-21, F Jan 21

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    Sometimes I can't even please myself
    Highfive13 Highfive13 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    I can't take this life I'm living I hate that I can't tell anyone anything I can't wine about things whoever is reading this I'm sorry....I just want a drink and a cigarette so bad...
    Tomboy2501 Tomboy2501 13-15 3 Responses Jan 21

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    I can't wait to call you my wife. I can't wait to call you the mother of my children. I can't wait to be called daddy. I can't wait for you to be called mommy. I can't wait for...
    HerTrueKing HerTrueKing 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    PiggieCutie PiggieCutie 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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