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I Know Music Has Saved My Life

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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 my feelings..and whenever I feel helpless and hopeless,i sing..that's why music has a very vital role in my everyday life cause it makes me feel...
    Genie26 Genie26 26-30, F Feb 13, 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 matter what and as a young teen when i was going through lots of emotional changes and felt like the world was gonna end, having that...
    aleeta47 aleeta47 16-17, F Feb 13

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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 time ago. So if you have no experience on something don't be a jackass
    lastrazor lastrazor 13-15, F Oct 7, 2013

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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 the blade to my skin I heard some music. I was thinking that in my last moments I would like to hear music so I...
    Desertcellist Desertcellist 18-21, F May 25, 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, in a stall, I had my mind made up. No sooner was I about to proceed, the song by Josh Groban, Don't Give Up (You...
    tickleshy tickleshy 46-50, F Mar 26, 2013

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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 really love every type of music... except rap... ughh
    ItsALongStory ItsALongStory 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 24, 2009

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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 little ive drempt of being a singer. but you know how sometimes people know what they are supposed to be in life? yeah...
    aluminatiguy aluminatiguy 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 7, 2013

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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 the lyrics just make so much sense, and everything becomes clear. Just taking a song that had only a catchy tune, and then...
    NovemberRain1275 NovemberRain1275 18-21 Apr 9, 2012

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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 set. You find it deeper inside the strong minded. I find the energy I feel the fire. Changed the gravity inside of me. We...
    JustinTIL30 JustinTIL30 26-30, M May 24, 2013

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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 to rap. Everywhere I listen to this! Music can't save my life because is my life.
    3EEE 3EEE 41-45, M Feb 22, 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 recently and we weren't really close but he was turning into the dad me and my sisters should of had. I'm the youngest...
    Heatherr41 Heatherr41 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 2, 2011

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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 Feb 21

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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 tunes taking you and your soul on mission to dreamland. A cold glass of water on your bedside table is optional.
    MrStartAllOver MrStartAllOver 31-35, M May 13, 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 how many times you feel that same way or you end up in that same hole that person was always there, not someone of flesh and blood but...
    HippieFreak6989 HippieFreak6989 18-21, M Jan 5, 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.    I was a manic depressive for three years, I attempted suicide twice... I tried therapy (the doctor...
    SeleneDePompadour SeleneDePompadour 18-21, F Sep 26, 2009

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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. you're not just offending them, you're offending me.
    kendyllyon kendyllyon 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2013

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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 now i will continue to get my peace and joy from singing writing and listening to great music
    ask2kno ask2kno 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2013

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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 around. Some of my favorite bands are: Pierce the Veil, Trivium, All Time Low, Fall Out Boy (the old school stuff), anything...
    MrWallflower MrWallflower 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 30, 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 hopeless state, I don't feel I am doing anyone any good by existing and the only thing that keeps me chained to this...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 20, 2010

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    Music Saved My Life

    when i was young i liked music but i was more of a listener. wen i was in my teens i started to experiment with various drugs and substances. one day wen i was around 18 i was driving like a female colin mcrae and flipped my car, yea kind of thing that a guy would most likely do...
    XaraOlimpioy XaraOlimpioy 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2012

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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 art that held me back. Ah, it seemed to me impossible to leave the world until I had brought forth all that I felt was within...
    lntel lntel 22-25 Jan 23, 2012

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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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    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 enough I was going to have twins. After the shock wore off I'd decided not to dwell in it after all it would do no good to get upset it was...
    kaylavonvanity kaylavonvanity 16-17 Apr 17, 2012

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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 regardless of what I was doing , mostly to keep the voices out of my head , the ones that would say '' why are you...
    lov87nhrass lov87nhrass 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2013

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    radiogold radiogold 51-55, M Dec 19, 2012

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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 detail I keep to myself. I guess I feel that it is special, and I wanted to keep it as just mine. I have decided to share that though. I...
    AllTimeJessica AllTimeJessica 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 7, 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 first time I had music there and the words made me think about what I was doing and I stopped,but its also almost killed me...
    lilgirl247 lilgirl247 13-15, F Jun 15, 2013

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    radiogold radiogold 51-55, M Dec 19, 2012

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    "Oh. My. God. If only he knew.

    If only he knew about the world without the lies and the bullshit. We could have saved him. We could of saved me. But instead, I'm here drowning in my own ******* mine." Final Episode, Asking Alexandria "She sleeps alone, my heart wants to come home. I wish I was, I wish I was...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 1 Response May 6

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    "You should know that everybody deserves

    somebody, but nobody could love you like I do. And I'm not perfect, but you're so worth it. I wana change the world for you. So don't settle for less, you deserve the best, you're better than the rest, and I could be the best." Settle For Less, Before You Exit "Darling, you'll...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 1 Response May 6

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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 post hardcore, anyone know any good bands? :3
    Brittanyzombie Brittanyzombie 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 8, 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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    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 left my dad for the zillionth time.  I had heard that my famous crush loved U2, so I bought their Joshua Tree CD out of...
    funnyvalentine funnyvalentine 21-25, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2007

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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 have been for the music in my life growing up, I wouldn't have made it. I almost didn't anyway, once in my life.  I am a child abuse survivor, and also the...
    TtotheD TtotheD 56-60, M 1 Response Oct 13, 2013

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    Isnt it funny how music just soothes the soul.

    Takes every piece of dread, misery, anger, depression, or any other bad feeling away and replaces it with something good. No matter for how long, whether its just for the song length or the while day. It can save a life, just open up and listen...
    StartsWithOne StartsWithOne 26-30, M Jun 12

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    Music plays a major role in my life.

    Not only listening to it. But being a musician has really been the only way for me to express myself at times. When I was at my weakest point music was the only thing I could reach out and lean on. I'd made a bunch if poor choices and lost my friends. And I'd also lost my...
    trebletrans96 trebletrans96 16-17, T 1 Response Jun 17

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    This is pretty longggggg.

    . I'm sorry lol. I always thought this was a cliche saying for musicians who are passionately in love with music because it gave them a greater purpose. However, I truly experienced this for myself this week. I was in a very tough depression dealing with many tough family...
    CKayleigh CKayleigh 18-21 2 days ago

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    Jaiidawwg Jaiidawwg 16-17, F Jan 29

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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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    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 makes me think, feel, and sometimes, when its really bad, music makes me just remember to keep breathing.
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 3, 2011

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    music has done so much for my life, if i didn't have it my drive would of been nonexistent. my style of music i love to listen is a little different but i think it makes me well me...
    urwarthoghumper urwarthoghumper 18-21, M Sep 7

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    At the moment all these thoughts that aren't necessarily great are building up in my mind and sometimes it's gets to a point where u can't deal with it and I start to go into...
    ImagineTheMelody ImagineTheMelody 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    Logic has no value due to the fact your brain decays after death. If this is true we need someone or something to give us a new way of thinking so we can live again. Otherwise we...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 13-15, M Aug 27

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    Never have regrets, and never wish you could change anything, I'm sure you know that old saying 'everything happens for a reason'... My motto is to learn from all experiences be it...
    needtofindmyself77 needtofindmyself77 26-30, F Sep 1

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    It would be interesting to find out who has the same b-day as me 10-29-1971 Or the same month and day ?
    Justted Justted 41-45, M Sep 11

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    October 4th. Who else shares it? I know about 5 people that are my birthday twins, so far.
    Sapphireray Sapphireray 22-25, F Sep 11

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    Well, want to know is maybe pushing it, but I'm certainly curious if nothing else. Anyway, mine's 27th January.
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 12

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    Anyone Born On October 14 so far I know one person and she's my best friend
    TimePrincess TimePrincess 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 12

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    26th August I know 2 irl people with my birthday. Anyone?
    eyeslikeacarcrash eyeslikeacarcrash 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 12

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    Only thing I can enjoy these days
    celiy celiy 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I'm Gonna Be - The Proclaimers
    GunFinger GunFinger 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 27

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