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    I cashed in all my chips tonight

    and combed my hair till it was just right. Cause I've been thinking about you and me girl, and we got something going on. You told me you can't wait to see me and then you didn't bother to even show up. This whole situation is incredibly typical, I should have seen it all along...
    catchphrasejones catchphrasejones 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    "Chasing Pirates" - Norah JonesIn your message

    you saidYou were goin' to bedBut I'm not done with the nightSo I stayed up to readBut your words in my headGot me mixed up so I turned out the lightAnd IDon't know howTo slow it downMy mind's racingFrom chasing piratesWell the man in there swingsWhile the silliest thingsFloppin...
    KLMKitten KLMKitten 31-35, F Mar 28

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    Try

    Where there is desireThere is gonna be a flameWhere there is a flameSomeone's bound to get burnedBut just because it burnsDoesn't mean you're gonna dieYou've gotta get up and try try tryGotta get up and try try tryYou gotta get up and try try try
    GoldenGirl7 GoldenGirl7 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 12, 2013

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    Ray

    Ray, As of today, I can't say Things will ever be the same. And that could be a shame.   'Cause though I think I know Another lone-ly Exile when I see one, And you appear to be one, Still...   I'm playing it down, 'Cause I could really be found If...
    serenityprayer serenityprayer 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2009

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    The Story

    I was trying to think of something wise and clever and insightful to say as an introduction to this song, but I've got nothing in the tank so to speak. What I will say is that this song is a pretty good description of me. My life, like all of ours, is a series of stories. Some...
    Hongruilin Hongruilin 31-35, F 7 Responses Dec 6, 2012

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    "I hate to turn up out of the blue uninvited

    but I couldn't stay away, I couldn't fight it I had hoped you'd see my face, and that you'd be reminded That for me , it isn't over..."
    goodnightangel goodnightangel 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    Don’T Walk Away!

    Don’t walk away See I just can’t find the right thing to say I tried but all my pain gets in the way Tell me what I have to do so you’ll stay Should I get down on my knees and pray [CHORUS 1] And how can I stop losing you How can I begin to say When there’s nothing left...
    livingfortoday livingfortoday 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 11, 2013

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    I know you heard my cry

    for help, I know you heard I was going through hell, I know you heard I was losing my mind, I know you heard it was a matter of time❤️🎧
    georgiecrouch georgiecrouch 16-17, F Apr 9

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    Thinking of You

    Comparisons are easily done Once you've had a taste of perfection Like an apple hanging from a tree I picked the ripest one I still got the seed You said move on Where do I go I guess second best Is all I will know Cause when I'm with him I am thinking of you...
    anschel anschel 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 16, 2009

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    I love the song When I Look At You by Miley

    Cyrus, beautiful lyrics! 😊🙊
    georgiecrouch georgiecrouch 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Jumper.

    I wish you would step back from that ledge, my friend You could cut ties with all the lies That you've been living in And if you do not want to see me again I would understand I would understand The angry boy, a bit too insane Icing over a secret pain You know...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F 8 Responses Dec 26, 2009

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    StuklegiousRose StuklegiousRose 22-25, F Apr 3

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    I am sorry, I know there isn't anything I can

    do to fix it. I am sorry. I am sorry. 
    QueenAwesomePants QueenAwesomePants 36-40, F 6 hrs ago

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    Everything must change Nothing stays the

    same Everyone will change No one, no one stays the same The young become the old And mysteries do unfold For that's the way of time No one, and nothing goes unchanged There are not many things in life one can be sure of Except rain comes from the clouds Sun lights up the sky...
    meekose meekose 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I honestly hate it when teachers ask "what

    career have you chosen" . Which I immediately respond with,"I want to be in a band and be able to connect with other people who feel diffrent." The teacher always laughs and says "choose a real career." Who are you to tell me I won't be able to achieve my dream. I could be...
    queenofthesilent queenofthesilent 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    Come Talk To Me - Peter Gabriel

    I can imagine the moment Breaking out through the silence All the things that we both might say And the heart it will not be denied Till we're both on the same damn side All the barriers blown away ------------------------------ ------------------------------ The wretched...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 8, 2013

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    http://m.youtube.com/watch?

    v=ZXe5Xj91J4Q Beautiful lyrics.... "I Don't Wanna Love Somebody Else"- A Great Big World Oh, I built a world around you Oh, you had me in a dream, I lived in every word you said The stars had aligned I thought that I found you And I don't wanna love somebody else Oh, we...
    Optimistic34 Optimistic34 31-35, F Apr 1

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    Now here you go againYou say you want your

    freedomWell who am I to keep you downIt's only right that you shouldPlay the way you feel itBut listen carefully to the soundOf your lonelinessLike a heartbeat.. drives you madIn the stillness of remembering what you hadAnd what you lost...And what you had...And what you...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Ughhh

    I'm done. I'm sick of people thinking they can say whatever and do whatever they want to me and to the people i care about and i won't react to it. I am a flirt, I'm crazy and outgoing. I love to have fun and do the unexpected. I'm Alexandrya.. Read it, Learn it, And Know it...
    BlackroseVsWhiterose BlackroseVsWhiterose 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 29, 2011

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    My Immortal-evanescence

    I'm so tired of being here Suppressed by all my childish fears And if you have to leave I wish that you would just leave 'Cause your presence still lingers here And it won't leave me alone These wounds won't seem to heal This pain is just too real There's just too much...
    annasangels annasangels 18-21, F 8 Responses May 7, 2009

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    Ladies and Gentlemen of the class of ’99 If

    I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it. The long term benefits of sunscreen have been proved by scientists whereas the rest of my advice has no basis more reliable than my own meandering experience…I will dispense this advice now. Enjoy the...
    ifilayhere ifilayhere 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    Landslide I took my love,

    I took it down Climbed a mountain and I turned around And I saw my reflection in the snow covered hills Till the landslide brought me down Oh, mirror in the sky, what is love? Can the child within my heart rise above? Can I sail through the changing ocean tides? Can I handle...
    greeneyedlady72 greeneyedlady72 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 2

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    Belle: There's something sweet And almost

    kind But he was mean and he was coarse and unrefined But now he's dear, and so unsure I wonder why I didn't see it there before Mme. De La Grande Bouche: Come along dearie. Let's get you off those wet things. Beast: She glanced this way I thought I saw And when we...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Stone Temple Pilots- Creep

    Forward yesterday Makes me wanna stay What they said was real Makes me wanna steal Livin' under house Guess I'm livin', I'm a mouse All's I gots is time Got no meaning, just a rhyme Take time with a wounded hand 'Cause it likes to heal Take time with a wounded hand...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 3, 2013

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    You feel like you're falling backwards Like

    you're slippin' through the cracks Like no one would even notice If you left this town and never came back You walk outside and all you see is rain You look inside and all you feel is pain And you can't see it now But down the road the sun is shining In every cloud...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    'I'm alone and I feel empty God,

    I'm torn apart inside'
    georgiecrouch georgiecrouch 16-17, F Apr 8

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    Wanted ~ Hunter Hayes

    You know I'd fall apart without you I don't know how you do what you do 'Cause everything that don't make sense about me Makes sense when I'm with you Like everything that's green, girl, I need you But it's more than one and one makes two Put aside the math and the logic of it...
    Blueyedme Blueyedme 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2013

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    Dad, I wonder if you ever think of me

    and I guess we'll never know cos you don't pick up the phone but nor do I, so should I be sorry that I don't try? Etta Bond - Forgiveness
    SlightlySparkles SlightlySparkles 22-25, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    "hit The Floor"- Linkin Park

    There are just too many times that people have tried to look inside of me Wondering what I think of you well I protect you out of courtesy Too many times that I've held on when I needed to push away Afraid to say what was on my mind Afraid to say what I need to say Too many...
    hikeiton hikeiton 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2012

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    For Several Friends ...

    I have a few friends here (you know who you are) and they are really struggling the last little while, as we all do from time to time, this song is for them. I really wish there is was something more real and tangible I could do to ease their pain and help them through these...
    Hongruilin Hongruilin 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    Because Sometime You Just Need To Laugh

    My dear EP friends, I could explain, a whole bunch, but there are no words really ...  just laughter. So much laughter. Enjoy!Oh, Internet By: Hanna Hart (Ooh Internet) (Ooh Internet) Oh this constant refresh, well they say it's the death of us, baby But I like what you do and...
    Hongruilin Hongruilin 31-35, F 5 Responses Jan 19, 2013

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    Look at me You may think you see Who I really

    am But you'll never know me Every day It's as if I play a part Now I see If I wear a mask I can fool the world But I cannot fool my heart Who is that girl I see Staring straight back at me? When will my reflection show Who I am inside? I am now In a world where I...
    Sophiesmiles Sophiesmiles 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    To Whom It May Concern

    I love "The Civil Wars". They sort of personify my tastes in music, a quirky girl and rugged guy. Singer-song writers, independent, not at all "well-known", folksy, sorta country, very mellow. They're very me. I've had their album "Barton Hollow" for awhile but had been...
    Hongruilin Hongruilin 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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    I'm friends with the monster that's under my

    bed Get along with the voices inside of my head You're trying to save me, stop holding your breathMy OCD's conking me in the head Keep knocking, nobody's home, I'm sleepwalking I'm just relaying what the voice in my head's saying Don't shoot the messenger I'm friends with the...
    squirt254 squirt254 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    A Few Songs For Friends

    A few of my friends are going through rough times right now, ending relationships, getting divorced. I wish I could put my arms around them and make the pain and sadness go away. I know what they're doing is for the best, and I'm proud of them for going after their happiness. I...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 2 Responses May 5, 2013

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    I spent my time, watching The spaces

    that have grown between us. And I cut my mind on second best, Oh the scars that come with the greenness. And I gave my eyes to the boredom, Still the seabed wouldn't let me in. And I try my best to embrace the darkness In which I swim. Now walking back, down this mountain, The...
    ifilayhere ifilayhere 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    The Kills "The Last Goodbye"It's the last

    goodbye I swearI can't rely on a dime a day love that don't go anywhereI learn to cry for someone elseI can't get by on an odds and ends love that don't ever match upI heard all you said and I took it to heartI won't forget I swearI have no regrets for the past is behind...
    KatzeB KatzeB 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    cbnfvr cbnfvr 26-30, F Mar 30

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    When I'm Alone..

      "I Need Love" When I'm alone in my room sometimes I stare at the wall and in the back of my mind I hear my conscience call Telling me I need a girl who's as sweet as a dove for the first time in my life, I see I need love There I was giggling about the...
    ShyNight ShyNight 31-35, M 18 Responses Jan 28, 2009

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    I Will Remember You

    I will remember you, will you remember me? Don't let your life pass you by, Weep not for the memories Remember the good times that we had? I let them slip away from us when things got bad. How clearly I first saw you smilin' in the sun Want to feel your warmth upon me I want to...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 23 Responses Aug 10, 2013

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    Ticket To Hide

    Apologies to the Beatles, but I couldn't resist meddling with their lyrics to create this 21st century version of Ticket to Ride for the breakup of an online relationship. :D Here's the video so you can listen to the music...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 9, 2013

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    The Rose -- Bette Midler .

    ..  Some say love, it is a riverThat drowns the tender reed.Some say love, it is a razorThat leaves your soul to bleed.Some say love, it is a hunger,An endless aching need.I say love, it is a flower,And you its only seed.It's the heart afraid of breakingThat never learns to...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 3

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    I love the lyrics! It makes me stronger

    as a person... http://youtu.be/o8pQLtHTPaI The Story -by Brandi Carlile All of these lines across my face Tell you the story of who I am So many stories of where I've been And how I got to where I am But these stories don't mean anything When you've got no one to tell them...
    Optimistic34 Optimistic34 31-35, F Mar 26

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    "Some times you got to fall

    before you fly " Kellin Quinn.
    Tristynwuvsyou Tristynwuvsyou 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 11

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    "Don't Let Me Be Lonely" I need a saving

    grace A hiding place I don't have forever or time to waste So don't let me be lonely I wanna shake this winter coat off my sleeve Dust off a record and just be free Oh don't let me be lonely No don't let me be lonely When you're young You can fly But we trip on clouds 'cause...
    howsab howsab 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Hey hey, my my Rock and roll can never

    die There's more to the picture Than meets the eye. Hey hey, my my. Out of the blue and into the black You pay for this, but they give you that And once you're gone, you can't come back When you're out of the blue and into the black. The king is gone but he's not forgotten Is...
    seasalticecream seasalticecream 16-17, M Apr 10

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    A moment of love A dream A laugh A kiss A

    cry Our rights Our wrongs A moment of love A dream A laugh A moment of love A dream A laugh ~Temper Trap~
    aprettybrowneyedgirl aprettybrowneyedgirl 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    Five Finger Death Punch - Battle Born.

    ******* amazing song. Once upon a time, I swore I had a heart, Long before the world I know, Tore it all apart, Once upon a time, There was a part of me I shared, Years before they took away, The part of me that cared, I've been a thousand places, and shook a million hands, I...
    Emeraldsky222 Emeraldsky222 18-21 1 day ago

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    Turn down the lights,

    turn down the bed Turn down these voices inside my head Lay down with me, tell me no lies Just hold me close, don't patronize, don't patronize me 'Cause I can't make you love me if you don't You can't make your heart feel something it won't Here in the dark, in these final...
    greeneyedlady72 greeneyedlady72 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    Said all I want from you is to see you

    tomorrow And every tomorrow, maybe you’ll let me borrow your heart And is it too much to ask for every Sunday And while we're at it, throw in every other day to start I know people make promises all the time Then they turn right around and break them When someone cuts your...
    seasalticecream seasalticecream 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    I can't get this song out of my head.

    ❤️ http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=c7NLq5Soq_E "Everybody Knows" It gets harder everyday, but I can't seem to shake the pain. I'm trying to find the words to say, please stay. It's written all over my face. I can't function the same when you're not here. Calling your name...
    golden8003 golden8003 31-35, F Apr 6

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    Um, yeah.... "Somebody That I Used To

    Know" Now and then I think of when we were together Like when you said you felt so happy you could die Told myself that you were right for me But felt so lonely in your company But that was love and it's an ache I still remember You can get addicted to a certain kind of...
    SpiritQuest2014 SpiritQuest2014 46-50, F Apr 1

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    Sometimes, it's the corny ones

    that are best at expressing certain feelings. Sometimes dreams are the only reality we can have. Some dreams can never be, but perhaps those are the ones that make our best realities. Perhaps those dreams are my reality...I can't seem to shake this song out of my head this...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    Radames' Letter

    A friend and I were having an interesting discussion tonight about love and enduring the pain for the joy love brings. We were talking about impossible loves and longing. Now, I'm not one to long. Typically, if I want something I go after it and make it happen. But I remarked to...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 16, 2013

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    "Little Miss" Little miss done on love

    Little miss, I give up Little miss, I'll get tough, don't you worry about me anymore Little miss checkered dress Little miss, one big mess Little miss, I'll take less when I always give so much more It's alright, it's alright, it's alright Yeah, sometimes you gotta lose...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 22-25, F Mar 28

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    Ghrite Ghrite 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 24