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I Listen to Music to Get Away From Everything

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    Keeps Me Here

    Music to me is more necessary that breathing. For as long as I can remember, my best form of expression--next to writing--is music. Usually I have a running soundtrack in my head of different songs. Sometimes, depending on what is going on in my life, the soundtrack will...
    sameoldsong sameoldsong 36-40, F Sep 24, 2012

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    Music Takes Me to Another Place

    Music saves my life a lot of times because it takes me away to another place away from the rest of the world.  Not only that, but I feel like I can relate to a lot of what I listen to in both good and sometimes not so good ways.  It's weird, it's like my music is...
    Crystal0306 Crystal0306 18-21, F Apr 28, 2009

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    Music Is Me, I Am Music

    Music is like... my soul speaking out. The rhythm goes through me and when it comes out, it is full of my secrets, fears, hopes and loves. Music speaks like no other can, it lifts up words in its soft arms and does not speak of them unless you want them too. Music is the life of...
    DarkMoonshine DarkMoonshine 16-17, F Feb 20, 2011

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    It Keeps Me Sane Or So I Think Lol

    Apparently if you listen to music, i mean really listen and block out all the noise in your brain all those dramas playing out in your head not only is it good for you but it relaxes you. It literally takes your mind off the 'heavy' stuff. Sort of self help. I think it's a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    Music Soothes The Savage Beast

    I LOVE TO LISTEN TO MUSIC.. IT TAKES ME AWAY, EASES MY MIND...MAKES ME THINK CLEARER........I ENJOY ALL TYPES OF MUSIC, DEPENDING ON MY MOOD.......
    tlizzy tlizzy 46-50, F Jun 21, 2013

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    I Choose My Music To Fit My Mood

    It depend on my mood to the kind of music I listen to at the time. Some song remind to when i was younger or just a certain time in my life. I can play a old song something and just go right back to that time in my life. A song kind remind me of a old friend or just a event that...
    Ireckon Ireckon 41-45, M Nov 25, 2011

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    xXxDreamer24xXx xXxDreamer24xXx 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    Lestening to Music Really Gets Me Away From Everything

    I am the type of person who likes to work and listen to music it just helps put your mind on something else so you dont have to do anything but let your fingers do the work and do the spell check every once and awhile but mostly i have a behind the computer job alot i check and...
    reesethebeast reesethebeast 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 29, 2009

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    Music Is My Soul...my Heart Beat.......

    Music is my soul. I love to listen to all sorts of music to take me away, to cheer me up, or to fit what ever mood I am in. When I feel like being hyper and bouncing, I love to listen to the dance mixes, and get things moving, or like if I am partying it up with friends to get...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F Aug 23, 2010

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    Music allows me to connect to something.

    It feels so real. The melody, harmonies, rhythm of the song. It's soothing. It calms me down. Helps me when I'm down. Of course, there are many a time where the lyrics and melody feels wrong. The lyrics are empty and meaningless, and the melody only a bar or two repeated over...
    maiomeN maiomeN 16-17, F Oct 1

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    Music Heals the Soul

    listening to music, especially when you're upset, could amke u feel better..it's like, you're in a different world & you just let yourself be soothed..:)
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 1 Response May 5, 2009

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    .. Maybe Antarctica? Far away from the rest of the world. I might go there someday.
    lukeskywalker89 lukeskywalker89 22-25, M 7 Responses Sep 30

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    Maybe just a place other than my bathroom some where quiet and peaceful that I can just go away and stare and think maybe the beach I can do all that I just want to be left alone...
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 30

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    I want to get away from the pain... Everything I do hurts me or someone else.. It's been 5 years I've smiled and ment it.. 5 years since I've had friends.. Everyone has gave up on...
    Muppo23 Muppo23 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Sometimes I just want a break up from everything where I can just sit in the dark and watch stupid chick flick and eat ice cream..
    zombiekitten12 zombiekitten12 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I don't know what to say I am getting married to the most amazing man he put me first all the time asking how I am feeling and if I was ok because right now he is away from me and...
    KimberlyBaron23 KimberlyBaron23 22-25, F Sep 28

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    I tried being happy for like 4 days and not worry about anything at all.Last night I was going mad I was trying not to cry or think about any of it..I just feel like a **** person...
    jasminebieber1234 jasminebieber1234 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 4

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    I just started high school, and my mom is like: so proud, you have are more mature, trust you now. I go away to party for friday night with my friends. No alcohol, no sex, no drugs...
    qwertyasdfqwerty1 qwertyasdfqwerty1 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I need people who are as into music as I am, who are determined to make music a full time thing who lives in NYC (preferrably Brooklyn) and likes pop, rock, rap, hip hop...
    ailujay ailujay 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I can't stand living in this hell called "Home" everyone steals **** from me even my own mother my friends don't want to send me gifts because they're scared she'll steal it! All...
    MomijiSohma1999 MomijiSohma1999 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I hate that it's not even that hard. Not anymore. I was never able to escape my troubles before, but now it's all too easy and that seems even worse. I forget with alcohol and...
    SomeCyrillicGuy SomeCyrillicGuy 18-21, M Oct 2

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    i could leave my friends, my family, everything here. i just want to go
    neverweather neverweather 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    and pretend nothing exist. I feel like the more I discover the potential that I have the more problems and suffering come my way. This walk hurts and I feel like I can't keep up...
    XtraORD1nary XtraORD1nary 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't know why...I have loving parents, a cool sis, amazing friends( just a few but they're worth it) but I just feels so vacant...and tired I want life to end now but I'm not a...
    CyanEyes CyanEyes 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Feeling like I can't breathe anymore. Everything seems to break... My heart can't handle it. Not alone....
    nikitaslife nikitaslife 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Im a kind of a loner....... :( I noticed that i push everyone that loves me away. I refuse to talk to my mom about my true feelings, i hide things from my therapist i avoid my...
    Dsanders13 Dsanders13 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    Anyone in New York wanna run away with me?
    idontknow72 idontknow72 16-17, F Sep 29

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    I wish I could run away and never look back
    Hypnoticc Hypnoticc 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    When I met this guy I was still married. I was looking to get out of my marriage, and my attraction to him was a good reason to force my own hand. We first slept together a week...
    laniegirl84 laniegirl84 26-30, F Oct 1

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    I have drifted from everybody I knew in my life off of the internet. They all just do things I have no interest in doing anymore. They try to pressure me into do things and they...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    Trips to EP are not always pleasant. There are definitely pleasurable experiences to be had here, but it seems its easy to take a wrong turn and see things you just don't want to...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M 3 Responses Oct 8

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    I was such a daddy's girl..
    Jodiii14 Jodiii14 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    I've Been Throuqhh A Wholee Lott. I Dontt Knoww Howw To Actt & Reactt To Shitt. I Dontt Knoww Howw To Tell Ppl Whatt Im Feelinqs & Whats Goin Onn. Im Scaredd Too . I Jstt Pretendd...
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    Maybee This Howw I'm Supposedd To Feel... :I
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F Oct 4

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    I want to move back to Arizona. I like it better than Colorado. And its hot there and that's what I like. I would love to stay with my aunty and uncle and cousins. I hate winter.
    KiannaJ KiannaJ 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 5

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    Things are changing and I do not like it :(
    Court24 Court24 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 5

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    Shee Couldd Bee Holdinq Somethinq Insidee Thtt Couldd Hurtt Youu Onee Dayy...
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F Oct 8

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    Just four more days so I am finally able to feel the warmth of your embrace once again. I love you babes!! And don't you ever forget that. No matter what the circumstances. I am...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 12

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    I Cantt Helpp Btt Feel Thtt Sometimess Everythinn Iss Jstt Ann Illusionn & Nothinq Iss As Seriouss At Itt Seems .
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F Oct 13

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    You're lying, you don't have a life
    AngelsAtWar AngelsAtWar 26-30, F Oct 15

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    It seems some people keep the drama in their lives because they are afraid of being alone and facing who they actually are at least that's my latest thought on the subject. I love...
    Lucent7 Lucent7 36-40, M a week ago

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    I'm glad it's the weekend. It's been a rough, long week.....😢😣
    Court24 Court24 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Anyone else had a negative experience dealing with this guy?
    Mozfaz10698 Mozfaz10698 36-40, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    When people talk to me it makes me anxious. Sometimes it sounds like 100 people are talking to me when only two people are :/ help?
    ammmiiiiiiii ammmiiiiiiii 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Tried. But jerks be everywhere. What now. Oh right. Focus on saints until transfered.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 4 days ago

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