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I Cling To Music When All Else Fails Me

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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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    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F Jan 16

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Me

    don't always trust myself, have a need for deep intermecy!
    123coachpete 123coachpete 51-55, M Mar 21, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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 Apr 27

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    When i'm upset, when i'm happy, when i'm tired, when i'm awake. There is a style of music and song for every situation. The world would be a boring place without music
    Gemma1990 Gemma1990 22-25, F 2 Responses May 4

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    I listen to music all the time when I am depressed it helps keep my mind of of bad things.
    JustMe0923 JustMe0923 16-17, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    When I'm sad I play country music very very very loud....
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Apr 27

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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 Apr 26

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    I love Danny Gokey. His music cheers me up and gives me hope.
    Roseeey Roseeey 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 27

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    I focus on memories while listening 2 music it helps
    oldskool818 oldskool818 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 27

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    Yep that's what I'm doing right now listening to one direction music.Best band ever.
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F May 1

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    I'm getting tired of the music I've been working out to. I'd love some referrals. 🎢 I'll try anything I just want to keep it upbeat so I'll want to stay moving.
    mottkat mottkat 22-25, F May 11

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    being related to the lyrics of the music your listening ...why oh why??
    GeramieKrissia GeramieKrissia 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    This quite tells the tale i'm living.. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IaI5JCxOCdw Banks - Waiting Game I'm thinking it over The way you make me feel all sexy but it's causing me...
    AlricVirgil AlricVirgil 26-30, M 1 Response May 3

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    Kings Of Leon - Use Somebody I've been roaming around Always looking down at all I see Painted faces, fill the places I cant reach You know that I could use somebody You know...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F May 12

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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 Apr 26

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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 Response Apr 26

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    Evanescence- my immortal: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5anLPw0Efmo I use to listen to this band a lot when I was really depressed. Now I just listen to them when I'm angry, or...
    THISarcane THISarcane 18-21, F 3 Responses May 11

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    Fallout boy- jet pack blues. good to listen to when your feeling blue
    maroonmonsterchip maroonmonsterchip 13-15, F May 11

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    Three Days Grace - Pain You're sick of feeling numb You're not the only one I'll take you by the hand And I'll show you a world that you can understand This life is filled with...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 3 Responses May 11

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    Skillet - Sick Of It When everything you do Don't seem to matter You try but it's not use Your world is getting blacker When every time you fail Has no answer Every empty promise...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F May 11

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    Goo Goo Dolls - "Iris" And I don't want the world to see me 'Cause I don't think that they'd understand When everything's made to be broken I just want you to know who I am And...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 2 Responses May 12

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    Linkin Park - Waiting for the End (Oh) I know what it takes to move on (Oh) I know how it feels to lie (Oh) All I want to do Is trade this life for something new Holding on to...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 1 Response May 13

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    My Chemical Romance - I Don't Love You When you go Would you even turn to say "I don't love you Like I did Yesterday"
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 1 Response May 13

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    Ugly Kid Joe - I Hate Everything About You And I get sick when I'm around, I can't stand to be around I hate everything about you! Everything about you, everything about you...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Incubus - Pardon Me A decade ago, I never thought I would be. A twenty three on the verge of spontaneous combustion. Woe-is-me But I guess that it comes with the territory. An...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F a week ago

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    When I'm in that dark place, I listen to twenty one pilots, and they make me feel less bad. The lyrics so accurately put words to what's going on inside my head, and I feel like...
    kcfrenchhorn72 kcfrenchhorn72 18-21, F a week ago

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    Bread - Everything I Own Is there someone you know You're loving them so But taking them all for granted You may lose them one day Someone takes them away And they don't hear the...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Say you like me - we the kings
    Jurnee16 Jurnee16 16-17, F Apr 25

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    beautiful - Christina Agulara
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    Yeah I am right now actually puts me in a nice mood
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    It Ma escape I drown myself with lyircs to songs that express how I feel like today so much bullshit happened. 🎢🎼🎡🎧
    halieya halieya 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 30