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I Love Bright Eyes

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    Bright Eyes Saved My Life... Over and Over Again

    My ex boyfriend introduced me to Bright Eyes's music almost two years ago. I'll thank him for the rest of my life. There were so many times that I would get so upset and feeling unworthy of life, all I could do was lay in bed and stare at the ceiling. I'd become anti-social, and...
    oobergoobergreengirl oobergoobergreengirl 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    Man Named Truth

    I met Conor in the alley behind the Ryman Auditorium in nashville, just before the show this summer. It was a pretty basic encounter, I just said that I liked his music, and he signed my ticket stub. One of his lines has always had me curious, (if you say that theres no truth and...
    yeahgiddyup yeahgiddyup 21-25, M 4 Responses Jan 28, 2008

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    I love my wife's bright eyes, that means she's in a good mood.
    zeus77 zeus77 26-30, M Aug 15, 2007

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    I was first introduced to the band bright eyes

    by someone on ep, and now whenever I'm depressed I listen to their music. I think it's helped me.
    teenagegirl1 teenagegirl1 13-15, F Dec 15, 2013

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    .....*insert Title*.......

    so there was some confusion but now that it is cleared up........conor oberst is awesome........i first listened to fevers and mirrors that album really opened my ears to other genres of music.......his lyrics "emo" (well that is what it is called....)......he sings...
    dragel dragel 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 12, 2007

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    Lovin Bright Eyes Much...

    just like my girlfriend she has this bright eyes and it seemed i totally into her... i just hope nothing would interfere our relationship.  you there, thanks alot! you know who you are...  take care always!
    biteme1125 biteme1125 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2007

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    I fell in love with their song 'June on the

    West Coast' when I heard it in a movie about a month ago. Now my favorite song is 'I Want a Lover I Don't Have to Love', by Bright Eyes of course. They produce the most passionate sounds I've ever heard and it's like little kisses down my spine ugh if songs were people I would...
    flightlessfreedom flightlessfreedom 16-17, F Dec 7, 2013

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    I Love When Someone Smiles And...

    I love when someone smiles and you can see the smile in their eyes. You can tell a persons mood by how bright their eyes are. I like when my husbands eyes are bright, it usually means a lot of amusing torture is on the way (and I don't just mean sexually.) I also like to brighten...
    silvertears silvertears 31-35, F Aug 15, 2007

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    Musical Release

    In my freshman year of high school, my best friend Morgan introduced me to a band called Bright Eyes. I was instantly a lifetime fan with Conor Oberst's deep poingnant lyrics. I didnt have a very happy home life, and the only time that I seemed to be able to escape was through...
    Ullneverhavetoworryorexplain Ullneverhavetoworryorexplain 18-21 1 Response Nov 17, 2010

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    Haha Well.

    i looked at my recommendations for my wellness and who is the most like me and they said i was most like you. and i saw your group on your profile that you love bright eyes. and haha i do too. i don't know exactly what you mean by that and i could be thinking on a completely...
    hayleymeike hayleymeike 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2007

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    I'm actually weirdly obsessed with eye color.

    Eyes are so unique. Each person has a different eye color and they are so beautiful. I just love eye color
    alaskacephale alaskacephale 13-15, F Jun 12

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    I Can Relate to His Music S...

    I can relate to his music so well and know the meaning behind his words.
    sball123 sball123 16-18, F Dec 3, 2007

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    I Got Lucky, Thanks to History Class!

    Conor Oberst is a creative genius. I feel like every song he writes comes straight from his soul - he's so un-manufactured. I'm not sure if that's a word, but you know. Right now in particular I'm listening to "Tourist Trap" a lot, because I just moved back to my...
    possibly possibly 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2008

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    This Was One of the First Song...

    This was one of the first songs I performed in my Primary School Choir. It's an incredibly beautiful song.
    Spritey Spritey 16-18, F Aug 16, 2007

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    Wathership Down

    Anyone remember the song 'Bright Eyes" by Art Garfunkel? It was about a rabbit who got killed. It made me cry, so I don't now if I like it so much. But it was/is a beautiful song. I THINK it was Art Garfunkel.??
    Josephine Josephine 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 22, 2007

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    I love bright eyes the biggest feature I think

    a girl can have is bright blue or green eyes.
    damnitsover damnitsover 16-17, M 3 Responses Jun 21

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    I Love Them...^^,

    . . .it kills me when a person gives me an eye to eye contact,.. especially when he has that gorgeous looks..hahaha..
    rhenz rhenz 16-18, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2007

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    Favorite Lyrics

    "But I'd rather be working for a paycheck Than waiting to win the lottery."
    musared musared 16-17, F Aug 24, 2009

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    Love Love Love

    I love bright eyes so much that its crazy. I have every single song memorized completely. Bright eyes is the best band out there and I would die without their songs.
    brighteyed brighteyed 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4, 2007

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    Loves

    i love every band on saddle creek, but bright eyes is by far my favorite. i think conor is a ****** genius. i wish he would tour with desaparacidos.
    joshua666 joshua666 22-25, M Feb 7, 2010

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    Since Freshman Year

    Bright Eyes is my all-time favorite band. I especially love the lyrics and the obvious musical progression of Conor Oberst. Not to mention they put on a killer show.    You see, I've got connections-- my history teacher's son is the manager, so thanks to the man with...
    dearest dearest 16-17, F Feb 7, 2008

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    Especially In Children. ...

    especially in children. it's like seeing heaven.
    vanillaflame vanillaflame 31-35, F Aug 15, 2007

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    Dont Get Me Wrong

    I love all kinds of eyes, I just think Bright eyes stand out more, Although I wouldn't mind a couple of dark eyes looking at me ;D   I LOVE EYES ;D 
    SourLove SourLove 18-21, F Mar 29, 2009

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    "im Wide Awake Its Morning"

    i found this album when i was 16 and since then iv listened to it everyday. every song i feel like is an amazing work of art and i can relate to it so well. its helped bring me closer to some friends just by shareing it with them. it has even helped bring me closer to people i...
    littlefoot111 littlefoot111 22-25 Apr 12, 2012

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    These Lyrics...

    I sometimes wonder whether he has the same mental illness as me ... cause I don't think he could describe me that well if he hadn't. I usually sit next to the cd-player when I hear a new CD the first time and start to cry at any point cause he descibes my feelings so well.
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 17, 2007

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    As Opposed to Dull Eyes, Filmy...

    As opposed to dull eyes, filmy eyes, crossed eyes, red eyes, bug eyes, glass eyes, one eye, dead eyes, scared eyes, troubled eyes, or no eyes.
    sweetd sweetd 56-60, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2007

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    Hot Knives Is My Fav

    The wife forgave the mistress For she only entertained The pain was gone the instant She cleared her throat to speak her name Said, “Both of us must suffer From this same unending ache” The world was not of interest Though her days were never dull Her bed...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2007

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    No Lies, Just Love

    I feel like this song could have been written by me.  Also, Haligh, Haligh, a lie, Haligh reminds me of my experiences junior year of college.  It's like he's in my brain.
    brandnew brandnew 21-25, F 2 Responses Dec 11, 2007

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    Big Fan

    i go to see him everytime he comes i have been listening to him since i was 6. My older sister was a fan and i ended up listening , and liking, him with her.
    peachplumpear peachplumpear 16-17, F Dec 5, 2007

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    The Worst Day of My Life...

    When I was fifteen, my friend/longtime love interest Jimmy traded me his entire CD collection for a ninja turtles cassette tape. This is what introduced me to Bright Eyes. The first song I heard of theirs was From A Balance Beam, and I fell in love immediately...
    writerightxxx writerightxxx 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    The Eyes Are the Window of The...

    The eyes are the window of the soul, they say a lot about a person
    mother mother 61-65, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2007

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    I think that eyes are the most beautiful thing about a person...
    ladybugluck09 ladybugluck09 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    ...and this would be why...
    Dantescircle Dantescircle 36-40, M Aug 27

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    looking in the mirror in the morning when i havnt taken off my mascara
    christinemelody christinemelody 56-60, T Aug 19

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    I never believed in love at first sight. I don't think I do now actually. but something like that happened to me months ago and it is still engraved in my brain. I was roaming...
    zrylism zrylism 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    I want to name my first girl Annabel Lee It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of Annabel Lee...
    Alibooksaplenty Alibooksaplenty 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    June on the West Coast - Bright Eyes
    garagedad garagedad 18-21, T Aug 23

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    Bright Eyes - - First Day of My Life 💜
    sbell08 sbell08 26-30, F Aug 23

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    Brunettes are amazing!!! I like that golden brown hair that shines like a shiny piece of metal. You know, strong hair with some shine, like metal hard and shiny. Coupled with...
    DennP DennP 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    So, for anyone who has read my stories, you know that I want an unconventional sort of family in the future. I fully support a nude, sexually open family. I think that a family...
    eraticmoods eraticmoods 22-25, F Sep 7

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    I just love BLUE eyes, it's just weird but I always blush whenever talking to people with blue eyes...
    Quentine Quentine 22-25, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    "I love your hands 'cause your fingerprints are like no other I love your eyes and their blueish brownish greenish color I love it when you smile, that you smile wide And I love...
    ThatBlueOwl ThatBlueOwl 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I love yur skin When it has that saltiness I love ur eyes The way they crinkle I love u n miss u soo Bye my love
    jinna69 jinna69 31-35, F Sep 5

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    Just YouYou are an amazing woman.Deserving of deep desireTo see your lover's eyes light up deep and darkEven before you walk in the roomCommitted to you.Is it not a human right to...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Linkin Park- In Pieces. Your lips say that you love, Your eyes say that you hate. There's truth in your lies, Doubt in your faith, What you build you lay to waste...
    Aurora202 Aurora202 18-21, F Aug 28

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    This is such a sexy song Somewhere In The Night Helen Reddy Time you found time enough to love I found love enough to hold you Tonight, I'll stir the fire you feel inside...
    coffeeflavoredkisses coffeeflavoredkisses 46-50, F Sep 8

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    Do you remember a time where I was just a few feet and even years older than you? When I could wake up every day and play with you without the fear of judgment. You had accumulated...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    Okay guys... Here's the deal. I'm gonna keep posting my memories... I do love the guy, who's called SL and who's a teacher of language school I attempted. I love him a lot... And...
    feelthu feelthu 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    Close your eyes if you will, while I paint you into a wheat field. In the middle of a wheat field you lay, merely a slumbering speck of dirt in an ocean of grain. You do not know...
    LifeLacksLuster LifeLacksLuster 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    Can you imagine the devastating impact living with aniridia nystagmus can have on a woman in her twenties? The constant feelings of worry towards how others may act if they...
    eleisopaque eleisopaque 22-25, F Aug 31

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    I wish I had light eyes or just lighter features overall. But sometimes I'm okay with the way I look
    pricilagudi pricilagudi 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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