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I Cling To Music When All Else Fails Me

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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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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F Jan 16

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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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    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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    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 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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    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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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 17

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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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    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 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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    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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    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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    in the past I had a major struggle with depression. I listened to sad music when I was very sad and it made things worse. I would not recommend doing this.
    haley516f haley516f 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    These past few weeks have been the worst all that helps me stop thinking of everything is music sleeping with sirens maroon 5 loads more I need music all day everyday.
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 5

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    Awh Shinedown look what you did you kicked the mood a step lower ;^; Now I'm all depressed. "Those songs" from my childhood, why do they mean so much and sound so radiant, its...
    RawrrrrItsAIexa RawrrrrItsAIexa 18-21, F Apr 11

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    I've been blasting dubstep all afternoon and I gotta say, I feel a lot better haha, and I got a lot of **** done on top of it. Thanks music, you're awesome.
    anonymouslymysterious anonymouslymysterious 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    When I'm sad I play country music very very very loud....
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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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 Mar 30

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    It's an escape for me, just tune out reality for a few moments and tune in on the music.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 7

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    I really love music so much and there is no day I dont listen to it. But the sad thing is, i broke my earphones just recently. Again. It is like the 3rd earphone I broke this year...
    kiristiyana kiristiyana 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    Well, I'm now at a point where even music has turned its back on me, where do I go from here?
    Guitarman223 Guitarman223 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 12

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    I do. It helps me calm down and not do anything stupid. Music has helped me out so much
    angelkinzz angelkinzz 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love Danny Gokey. His music cheers me up and gives me hope.
    Roseeey Roseeey 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I focus on memories while listening 2 music it helps
    oldskool818 oldskool818 18-21, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    i listen to "All of The Stars" by Ed Sheeran when ever i feel like crying.. it helps me cry sometimes..
    iamyoursunshine iamyoursunshine 18-21, F Apr 8

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    P%$$! taste like her father walked out of her life when she was 2
    mstv1112 mstv1112 16-17, F Mar 31

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    Hi, I'm a 21 year old medical student living abroad, I was diagnosed with bipolar nearly 3 years ago, and before that I struggled a lot. I let it get quite far before my family...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Forgive, sounds good Forget, I?m not sure I could They say time heals everything But I?m still waiting I?m through with doubt There?s nothing left for me to figure out I?ve paid a...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I'm in a classic rock phase right now, I'm loving Joe Crocker, Ac/Dc, and Queen. Last month it was all about Bossa Nova and Samba. Wonder what the next vibe will be.
    terutessa terutessa 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Yeah I am right now actually puts me in a nice mood
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response 33 mins 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 Mar 29

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    Chamomile & Spearmint Tea w/ a dash of milk.
    mstv1112 mstv1112 16-17, F Mar 31

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    I'm totally in love with EARNED IT by The Weekend!!#
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Anyone? Im realy depressed Now :(
    antomg1 antomg1 16-17, F Apr 5

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    Clarity - 'Cause you are the piece of me I wish I didn't need Chasing relentlessly, still fight and I don't know why
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F Apr 10

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    A powerful song
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    For you sweet Minty bear :)
    Hypnotia Hypnotia 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 11

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    For you Hypnotia:) XXXX
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 11

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    "Somewhere we went wrong, we were once so strong." Every felt like several tabs were open in your mind and you can't find the one playing the throwbacks?
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    Say you like me - we the kings
    HisMsLane HisMsLane 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    beautiful - Christina Agulara
    mrsskayl mrsskayl 26-30, F