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I Cling To Music When All Else Fails Me

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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F Jan 16

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    Black - Pearl Jam

    It's been almost 8 months since she left... and there still isn't a day it doesn't cross my mind. "Black" - Pearl Jam Hey... oooh... Sheets of empty canvas, untouched sheets of clay Were laid spread out before me as her body once did. All five horizons revolved around her...
    EveningCrow EveningCrow 22-25, M May 26, 2013

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    ...........what I Would've Become!..........

    Some years ago, I really was a happy man n m also thankful 2 god that HE gave me those moments I really am............... It true that I wasn't a music guy, I used 2 be but not enough..................... after somedays my life started changing n suddenly I was like alone in the...
    initializer initializer 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 15, 2012

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    Me

    don't always trust myself, have a need for deep intermecy!
    123coachpete 123coachpete 51-55, M Mar 21, 2013

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    There'S Always A Sound For Any Mood.

    the mood of that song helps to calm me down from that specific mood I'm in. Like angry, heavy metal would make me calm, sadness something really mellon collie and I'm happier. thinking, something with no words, just calm peaceful music something like explosions in the sky, or...
    BlueTiger57 BlueTiger57 31-35, M Apr 18, 2013

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    From Sex, To Love, To Heartbreak. (a Long And True Story)

    I'm only 18 and before I met this guy I had been in love and broken badly twice. The relationships were both about a year and something long. While in my second relationship I met a guy who was a regular customer at my job. I was 17 at the time. He was significantly older than me...
    ALovelessAphrodite ALovelessAphrodite 18-21, F Dec 20, 2012

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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    This Is How I Feel Tonight.....

    Meet Cliff Burton. The major rager on the four string ************ RIP
    NotLarryBubkiss NotLarryBubkiss 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 2, 2012

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    Music is everything for me,

    I could probably live without sight but I could never ever live without being able to enjoy music. When everything is going downhill in my life I lock myself into my room, turn on the music and start singing, I know I'm a terrible singer but I don't care because it helps me. I...
    kg04 kg04 22-25, M May 21, 2014

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    There Is Order

    An orderly approach to something is a scientific view of crossword completion. Life is a crossword. Music is the air of the solution.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F Oct 14, 2013

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    Like An Escape Rope....

    Music seems to be like an escape rope to me. This is because when i have tried everything else that i have thought possible to help me feel better the only thing that never fails me is MUSIC... I cling onto music when i need to escape from everything that is going on in my life...
    CoolRockerChic CoolRockerChic 22-25, F May 25, 2012

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    My Secret Place

    When i was younger music wasnt much of a big deal to me, i would listen to it but not as much as i do now. Now music is everything to me. When someone asks me whats r the things u love i always say, My family and music. Music has been there when i didnt want someone to be there...
    HojaCaida HojaCaida 22-25, F Jun 26, 2012

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    The Only Thing I Have.

    I've been estranged and rejected by too many people in my life... music is the only thing I have now.
    lntel lntel 22-25 1 Response Jun 25, 2012

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    Music Is My Heartbeat

    Music always best reflects and interprets how I am feeling. It is the air I breathe, the ground upon which I walk and the water from which I drink. It's inspiration is my sun, moon, and stars. I could never love another the way that I love music.
    vsethbreding vsethbreding 26-30, M May 26, 2013

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    Music is therapy..when I'm mad I don't have to drink or smoke I just listen to music and let the beat take my helplessness into the notes that carry us away from our problems.
    NanaAnn96 NanaAnn96 18-21, F Mar 11

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    Music is my saviour. They are so many times that I have cocooned myself in music to shut out the world. There are no particular bands, artists or songs that I turn too when I am...
    Neondaze Neondaze 51-55, M Mar 22

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    I listen to every kind of style of music it just depends on my mood! :)
    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F Mar 12

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    So yesterday my mom relapsed and i had to take her to the hospital the doctor said that there putting her back into rehab. So I'm going to have to stay with my grandma for about a...
    Englishmuffin15 Englishmuffin15 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Music is one of the few things that helps me at my worst. Songs: Haji's Kitchen__Lost Zebrahead__Falling Apart Three Days Grace__Painkiller The Redland__So Far Black Eyed Peas...
    BurningFist BurningFist 22-25, M 21 hrs ago

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    I've been dealing with this for over 10 years now, most of this time I have been in a dark hole. It went as far as me losing all hope and even forgetting who I am, who I used to be...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 6

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    Take a photograph, it'll be the last.. Not a dollar or a crowd could ever keep me here.. I don't have a past, I just have a chance.. Not a family or honest plea remains to say...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 22-25, F Mar 19

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    It used to make me feel better...now it´s just a distraction from the voices in my head telling me to end it all.....but honestly every song sounds the same now...plain emptiness...
    anderlr anderlr 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    "These are the words that tear you apart. And these are the words that take you away.. And these are just words they'll tear you apart. When no one here will say what needs to say...
    Zack607 Zack607 22-25, M Mar 22

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Make me feel I can relate to the song when I feel down I put on ear bud and play a song I can relate too
    jadelynthompson jadelynthompson 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    ¨*•♫♪ Heart beats fast Colors and promises How to be brave? How can I love when I'm afraid to fall?
    caramelcuteness caramelcuteness 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I have this tendency to push a guy if i know im falling for him. I hated myself for that, i hated myself for being me. Its like im this invention made to be disastrous. So okay...
    AbstractExistence AbstractExistence 18-21 Mar 8

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    http://youtu.be/2GpDPV1a43c
    ImForYouOnly ImForYouOnly 36-40, M Mar 4

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    http://youtu.be/sZ9y3DZfQe0 "Goodbye" by Secondhand Serenade
    untamedx3heart untamedx3heart 22-25, F Mar 9

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    Passenger: Let Her Go
    brandywineX brandywineX 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 11

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    Jo Stafford - You Belong To Me: https://youtu.be/zQfF84ackMM
    Holmesdown Holmesdown 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I'm bored! If anyone would like to have a conversation, inbox me! 🙈
    Laura328 Laura328 22-25, F Mar 14

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    listen to Helmet - unsung and tell me this isn't one of the best rock songs to come out
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Mar 17

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    Tangled Up In You -by Staind
    DiamondNikki12 DiamondNikki12 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Where do broken hearts go?
    MCstate MCstate 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Off he goes - Pearl Jam Know a man...his face seemed pulled and tense... Like he's riding on a motorbike in the strongest winds... So I approach with tact suggest that he should...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Pain is a beautiful thing. It lets you know that you are still alive. That you still have a beating heart inside of you. Pain stops you from feeling numb. From feeling like nothing...
    LoveLeahG LoveLeahG 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I think it's funny how much we as a culture listen to music, but never really listen to what it says. It seems like every time I turn around I hear a different part of a song that...
    kaylaes52 kaylaes52 18-21, F Mar 20

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    Country music is amazing & my favorite music of all time
    danlangley1997 danlangley1997 16-17, M 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I write music when I am in a very emotionally unstable state, it almost helps me ease my mind and concentrate on something else, I depend on it when there is nothing else to depend...
    MarcoLeonanchez MarcoLeonanchez 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 8

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    "In the dark with the music on, Wishing I was somewhere else. Taking all your anger out on me, somebody help. I would rather rot alone Then spend a minute with you. I'm gone, I'm...
    a2alexa a2alexa 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    One of the strangest qualities of my personality, is that I hardly ever listen to music... I don't really understand why I don't, but I will usually only listen to music when I...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 10

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    It may seem cliché for a teen to say something like this, but one of the ways I deal with my problems is through my music. When I was 11, my parents gave me an iPod for my...
    ThisIsJustForFun ThisIsJustForFun 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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