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I Know Music Has Saved My Life

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    To put it simply: I wouldn't be here if it wasn't for the music I listen to every day. Music is magic.
    jamieisnormal jamieisnormal 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 21

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    Music Is Very Important In My Everyday Life. - My mood is based on what music I sing and listen to.I've been broken hearted many times,and my life is like a rollercoaster and so is...
    Genie26 Genie26 26-30, F Feb 13, 2013

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    Literally - Years ago, I felt life was not worth living. There were so many things happening all at once, I just couldn't handle it any longer. Sitting on the cold tile floor...
    tickleshy tickleshy 46-50, F Mar 26, 2013

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    ''naked...musik... - Musik has saved my life ! I've been clean off drugs for 5(1/2) years now ! Thanking God~GoddessMother. 5 years ago I would listen to music all the time...
    lov87nhrass lov87nhrass 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2013

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    The Only Happiness - I know some people say why are you so obsessed they are just a band... I disagree the only reason I'm here is because of them otherwise I would quit a long...
    lastrazor lastrazor 13-15, F Oct 7, 2013

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    Go Figure - Steve Earle- Lonely Are The Free. Not my typical music but, it got me through.
    JustinTIL30 JustinTIL30 26-30, M May 19, 2013

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    Its A Scary Thought - I would never speak these words out loud for fear of hurting my family or making anyone worry, but truthfully I can get pretty low. In my loneliest and most...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 20, 2010

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    My Life Line. - Music. ah where to begin. my trusty companion. my savior. my dream of sharing my songs and voice to the world. my hopes of singing on a stage. ever since i was...
    aluminatiguy aluminatiguy 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 7, 2013

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    The Wall That Never Shouted Back - as always my little disclamier that my spelling, gammar, and sense of most writing sucks so you have to just read it sorry guys :D no matter...
    HippieFreak6989 HippieFreak6989 18-21, M Jan 5, 2013

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    Daughtry gets me through the day.
    Jaiidawwg Jaiidawwg 16-17, F Jan 29

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    Insolence Poisin Well - Well, it happened again, like the time before. Took a trip through my mental and find a small door. To a passage written through time. This is my mind...
    JustinTIL30 JustinTIL30 26-30, M May 24, 2013

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    Everwhere -
    radiogold radiogold 51-55, M Dec 19, 2012

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    🎤🎧🎼🎶🎵 - bands. bands. and more bands. I absolutely hate when people insult my taste in music. like that was worship the devil. that there voices sound like girls...
    kendyllyon kendyllyon 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2013

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    Drifting Off To Sleep ... Create Your Own Lifes Soundtrack ... - Nowt betta than wackin ya headphones on and hitting the sack, couple of pillows for comfort and some thoughtful...
    MrStartAllOver MrStartAllOver 31-35, M May 13, 2013

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    Music Is The Words My Heart Can't Say - I didn't know how much music could do till I hit rock bottom. When I was only 15 i had gotten pregnant and if that wasn't already stressful...
    kaylavonvanity kaylavonvanity 16-17 Apr 17, 2012

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    Music Is A Part Of Me. - I love music. I love playing guitar and writing music and listening to music and going to shows. Without any of this or music I don't think I'd still be...
    MrWallflower MrWallflower 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 30, 2013

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    Would You Catch A Fallen Srar -
    radiogold radiogold 51-55, M Dec 19, 2012

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    Where the Streets Have No Name By U2 - I used to listen to that song over and over again when I was a teenager.  I first heard it in my mom's light green Honda the night we...
    funnyvalentine funnyvalentine 21-25, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2007

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    Four Strings Of Salvation - I am a petty officer in the United States Navy. I have done two deployments fell in love with the what i thought was the "One" in between. We got...
    iyaoyas iyaoyas 22-25 1 Response Sep 27, 2010

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    Music Makes Me Feel.... - Music is the only thing that makes me feel like someone understands.. and I am not the only one going through a problem. It has me this long... I...
    ItsALongStory ItsALongStory 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 24, 2009

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    Very Powerful Music - I find that some songs are just so powerful. Its the moment when you listen to a song that you have heard a countless number of times, but for the first time...
    NovemberRain1275 NovemberRain1275 18-21 Apr 9, 2012

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    Music can't save my life because is my life. - I love rap. It's the only reason of my happines. When I'm tired and sad I listen to rap. At school I listen to rap. At home I listen...
    3EEE 3EEE 41-45, M Feb 22, 2013

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    if it wasnt for simple plan i know for a fact that i would have comitted sucided a long time ago. its like thier music speaks to me and gives me the feeling that im not alone no...
    aleeta47 aleeta47 16-17, F Feb 13

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    I Use Music As An Escape. - I have used music as my escape from the world for a while now, no one really understands how music has true,y saved me from myself.. I like hardcore and...
    Brittanyzombie Brittanyzombie 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 8, 2013

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    Life and Death -  Some say music saved their life because they would go insane without it, they would be sad without it... For me... I would be in hell if it weren't for music...
    SeleneDePompadour SeleneDePompadour 18-21, F Sep 26, 2009

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    It's Just Always There - Music is a constant in my life. People? Not so much. They come and go, break promises, leave unexpectedly, blame you for things. Music though? Never. When...
    alibrookex alibrookex 16-17, F Nov 20, 2011

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    Music Saved Me - Music is my lifeline. I listen to music constantly. Music has gotten me through the rough patches in my life by reminding me what it's like to feel alive. Music...
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 3, 2011

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    I Know It Has - I have always loved music. You will never find me without my mp3 player. I always have music on at any oppourtunity. It has gotten me through the worst times of my...
    Xenomemphate Xenomemphate 18-21, M Aug 1, 2011

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    Music - I am a song writer and singer music has been my outlet since i was young its part of my soul and i hope one day i will get signed and the world will hear my music but for...
    ask2kno ask2kno 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2013

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    It Helped Me 24/7 - Music has been there for me my whole life, from my darkest days to my brightest. Music saved me but has almost killed me. When I was attempting suicide the...
    lilgirl247 lilgirl247 13-15, F Jun 15, 2013

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    Yes I Know This S True - when my mom and dad died music became a huge part of my life
    indyvet indyvet 16-17, M Apr 20, 2013

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    If I would have never discovered panic! at the disco I would be dead
    holysempiternal holysempiternal 13-15, F Jan 29

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    Literally. - Music has literally saved my life on multiple occasions. The first time, I was eight years old. I had plans to take my own life by cutting into my chest, but as I put...
    Desertcellist Desertcellist 18-21, F May 25, 2013

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    Sloan Kettering - Music is the only thing that can instantly alter our views, thoughts, and feelings towards the world. January 2011, I found myself in hospital. I've had a heart...
    Strangersarestrange Strangersarestrange 18-21, M Dec 19, 2012

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    More Than What It Says To Me. But What It Does FOR Me. - I'm a musician. Always have been and I'll die being one.  Might even die when I'm playing my guitar.  And if it hadn't...
    TtotheD TtotheD 56-60, M 1 Response Oct 13, 2013

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    Music Saves Lives - So music has saved lives. It saved mine, and still is. I feel that I can turn to it whenever I need to. Music is my saviour. I'm 13 years old. My dad has passed...
    Heatherr41 Heatherr41 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 2, 2011

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    And It Still Does... - it has always served as a means of me expressing myself, music gives me the words and sounds my soul wants to but cannot utter. It offers me an escape, it's...
    PerfectlyMisfit PerfectlyMisfit 22-25, F Dec 12, 2011

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    IPod Addict - I would literally explode without my iPod. I've had some tough moments in my life and songs to fit every situation possible. I channel my fears and emotions through...
    mareedid mareedid 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 25, 2009

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    Mr. Alexander W. Gaskarth My Hero - Just last week I attempted suicide for the first time ever. I have told few people about it. When I do tell them about it there is just one...
    AWGIsPerfection AWGIsPerfection 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2013

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    Ludwig Van Beethoven. - I was revising for my music history exam and came across a piece of info written by himself, which read:"[...] I would have ended my life - it was only my...
    lntel lntel 18-21 Jan 23, 2012

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    I hate how I have to defend what music I listen to. It shouldn't be a debate or a battle trying to defend your self. It shouldn't be about if someone thinks the bands are posers or...
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    Music is my addiction. I crave it, I want it, I need it all the time. This life would be less thrilling if I didn't have it in my life. It's my medicine when I'm sad. My high when...
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    I am addicted to music it's like my safe heaven from all the problems that revolves around my life it's peaceful,calms you down and great therapy for broken hearts,depression...
    Sammy425 Sammy425 13-15, F Mar 20

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    Anyone know any new songs thats are good.. trying to explore the music lol
    nate1234321 nate1234321 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Did you try to live on your own When you burned down the house and home? Did you stand too close to the fire Like a liar looking for forgiveness from a stone? When it's time to...
    L0nelyWanderer L0nelyWanderer 16-17, M Mar 18

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    Srsly, whatever mood I'm in, whatever I'm doing, I need music. It's like my personal soundtrack. This one time, I was walking down the street and "Bittersweet Symphony" was...
    pinkhairedgirl pinkhairedgirl 70+, F Mar 31

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    Songs with nice lyrics that I could relate to are just amazing. The fact that I could feel connected to bunch of lines an artist thought of makes me feel okay, because I don't feel...
    ForgiveForgetLetitGo ForgiveForgetLetitGo 13-15, F Mar 21

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    I have to have it. I just have to.
    jaci22340 jaci22340 13-15, F Apr 5

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    Dad "If tears could build a stair way, and memories a lane, I'd walk right up to heaven and bring you home again" Your girl was waiting for you: Mum missed you today it was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 19

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    As a child grew up with seeing men and women for that matter that lived by violence as the only way to live. Striking fear in others by violence and controlling people by violence...
    TanTwink TanTwink 22-25, M 1 day ago