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I Cling To Music When All Else Fails Me

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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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    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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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 17

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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 26-30, M May 26, 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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    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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    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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    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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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F Jan 16

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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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    ...........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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    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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    I hate admitting to this, but I think in order to change the things I do not like about myself, I have to confront them and admit that they are a problem. I have noticed over the...
    iSpyce iSpyce 26-30, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Listening to music at 2:00am raving it up in bed by my self because I'm such a rebel #cringe 😂😎
    lil2000 lil2000 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    there is quite the possibility that no on loves chet faker more than i do
    troglodyticrecluse troglodyticrecluse 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I remember tears streaming down your face 
When I said, I'll never let you go 
When all those shadows almost killed your light 
I remember you said, Don't leave me here alone...
    FinnyFunny FinnyFunny 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I love all genres when it comes to music. I have music piped into my home and in my office. I listen to all kinds of music when I am driving a long distance, such as vacation, in...
    femalemusiclover femalemusiclover 46-50, F 4 days ago

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    Someone like the same stuff I do.
    stephane28 stephane28 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    manavi123 manavi123 22-25, T 5 days ago

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    I do it because I can either cry my tears out when I need to or dance like nobody's watching(because nobody is!)
    loneleyboy loneleyboy 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    I really enjoy expressing myself through music. .. When I send a song to someone I care for. I really would like to get some type of feedback since I put effort and thought into...
    sassygirl42 sassygirl42 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Golden Leaves... PassengerDo you remember how this first begun?Teeth were white and our skin was youngEyes as bright as the Spanish SunWe had nothing we could hideNow my dear we...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Stop making me cry- don't you understand? It's not being able to talk to you that hurts. It's the fact that I can't talk to you that hurts. Every time I can't talk to you it hurts...
    THISarcane THISarcane 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    when I'm alone, I like to listen to jazz. my personal favorite has to be paul desmond, many of his songs are beautiful, and even though they are all instrumentals, I baught almost...
    omss omss 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I love music . Especially when I'm smoking weed (: personally I like all types of music besides country and ****** stuff they play on the radio . I love classic rock and...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul 18-21, F 10 Responses 6 days ago

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    You say it's love. You say it hurts so much. But could it really be love when all you've done from the start is be afraid? The fear of ending up hurt never left your mind. It made...
    heymarie heymarie 18-21, F a week ago

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    I just never got them. It seems as though everybody here has one exception to their rule but I really don't. My mom loved musicals. When I was little she'd show me Sound of Music...
    NorCalBoy NorCalBoy 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    More Than Likely - P.M. Dawn ft. Boy George https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBtbbh7yxE4 What's the use in trying If all my senses say no place exists for you What's the use in...
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F Jun 22

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    Some people don't understand music is the only thing some kids have that they enjoy an adults tend to take that from them.
    lexijordanne26 lexijordanne26 13-15, F Jun 21

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    I hate when people say they hate country music when they never really have listened. I wasn't very open to it but when my cousin started in the business it opened my eyes. I love...
    jmarquart jmarquart 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    When all this fat shaking its really turn me on. I wish to sqeese this fat!
    hellomyexperience hellomyexperience 31-35, M Jun 18

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    it help me to get out of depresion...and usualy listen to slow songs which make me feel beter... my best song is after glow by INEX
    arslanrs arslanrs 18-21, M Jun 18

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    Iris - Goo Goo Dolls. You and Me - Lifehouse. Just Give Me A Reason - Pink. Requiem (Kyrie) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Summertime Sadness - Lana del Rey.
    PoutingEnigma PoutingEnigma 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 18

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    I remember years ago Someone told me I should take Caution when it comes to love I did, I did And you were strong and I was not My illusion, my mistake I was careless, I forgot I...
    theoneyoullneverforget theoneyoullneverforget 18-21, F Jun 17

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    I like watching older videos and listening to 80s some 90sM
    barbermcm barbermcm 41-45, M Jun 16

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    I listen to these music pieces time - hans zimmer just a dream they make me feel a bit better about things
    VolenoieFoote VolenoieFoote 31-35, M Jun 14

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    Even if someone gets me mad I listion to music to phase out of reality it makes me feel like im in a world where no one can hurt me
    thebestbroney thebestbroney 13-15, M Jun 14

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    Music's my savior when I'm feeling down. I always listen to music no matter what mood I'm in. It's harmony to my brain. 🎧🎶
    LocoMocoKoko LocoMocoKoko 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 13