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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 1 Response Aug 1, 2013

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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 6 Responses Dec 6, 2012

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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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    Just Give Me A ReasonHow easily do

    miscommunications happen between people, especially when emotions are involved? I think this song tells the story well. I know I can relate. Sometimes we misinterpret what the other is saying in a relationship. Missed signals and misunderstandings can take place when we filter...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 4 Responses Aug 30, 2014

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    "Yes you win some and you lose some I've been

    losing for a while now And you win some and you lose some And I've been keeping count And all my hope is gone And all my hope is gone Get away get away get away from me I'm moving on moving on to better things" -win some lose some by you me at six
    rokrchik1211 rokrchik1211 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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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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    I want to fvck you like an animal.

    I want to feel you from the inside. 9 Inch Nails - Closer. Lyrics may say it better than words, but actions DO speak louder than both.
    StarletScarlett StarletScarlett 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    ac15 ac15 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    "I Choose You"Sara BareillesLet the bough break,

    let it come down crashingLet the sun fade out to a dark skyI can't say I'd even notice it was absentCause I could live by the light in your eyesI'll unfold before youWhat I've strung togetherThe very first wordsOf a lifelong love letterTell the world that we finally got it all...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response a week 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...
    Jadedgreeneyedlady72 Jadedgreeneyedlady72 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 2, 2014

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    IF I WERE YOU...Ask yourself,

    wouldn't you want to know if someone loves and cares about you?There are moments that come only once in our lives, no matter how long we wait or how much effort we put in search for it.If that moment is now, take it, immerse yourself in it, and create bonds that you will...
    KaleidoscopeMoment KaleidoscopeMoment 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 17

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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 memoriesRemember 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 sunWant to feel your warmth upon meI want to be the...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 19 Responses Aug 10, 2013

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    " ...forgive me That I live

    and you are gone. There's a grief that can't be spoken. There's a pain goes on and on." -Les Miserable (Empty chairs at empty tables) Rest In Paradise.
    HealingMyHeart HealingMyHeart 18-21, F Feb 22

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    "Don't"JewelDon't walk too closeDon't breathe

    so softDon't talk so sweetDon't singDon't lay oh so nearPlease, don't let me fall in love with you againPlease let me forgetAll those sweet smilesAll of the passionAll of the peace, the heat, the painAll those blue skiesWhere your words were my freedomPlease, don't let me fall...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This time I'll leave you

    as the one that you love. The taste of your lips and the true meaning of love. Your beautiful smile all bent out of shape. Is this the road to heaven that you wanted to take? Come on baby don't you want to feel love? Have I left you too long waiting for the feeling to come...
    Annamania1 Annamania1 18-21, F Feb 4

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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...
    Jadedgreeneyedlady72 Jadedgreeneyedlady72 41-45, F Mar 2, 2014

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    "I do not feel the fear of falling,

    I wanna fly. If it all goes well, then I will. But what if I don't? I'll be right where I was before... But I'm not alone you said take my hand and we'll go, and we'll go, and I hope that we don't overdose cause we don't ever know when we have had enough." - 3:16 am Jhene Aiko
    Vantahbennett Vantahbennett 13-15, F Feb 4

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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, 2014

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    I don't really quite know

    why I keep going back to this song but I find myself looking for it every time I have felt low of late. I guess I will figure out eventually... so this is just a marker for me. "Raging Fire" We are dead to rights born and raised We are thick and thin 'til our last days So...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2014

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    I thank you for hating me,

    don't want you to believe in me! I thank you, 'cause it feels so good to be mistreated, to be misunderstood, to be no good. But now I've gotta say I can't believe how much I used to be shattered, whatever I did, your opinion it mattered to me, you'll see, today is the day I'll...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 7

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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 1 Response Apr 6, 2014

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    How can you see into my eyes,

    like open doorsLeading you down into my coreWhere I've become so numb, without a soulMy spirit's sleeping somewhere coldUntil you find it there and lead it back homeWake me up, wake me up inside I can't wake up,Wake me up inside, save me,Call my name and save me from the dark...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    SOME OF THEM WANT TO USE YOU,

    SOME OF THEM WANT TO ABUSE YOU. It is strange how things happen on EP. I like this site, but the more I stay in here the more I get to know how one can be used or abused for personal purposes of some in here. I am ok with it though if the outcome is happy for some. I love to...
    Soossie Soossie 51-55, F 4 Responses Sep 15, 2014

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    Lyrics can say things better

    than words... Maybe it's just the beat cause las time I checked lyrics are words... Or maybe it's just the way someone sings them... But yeah everyth- let me refrase that... Almost everything sounds better in a song...
    Lilwillbe Lilwillbe 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    "You are more then the choices

    that you make. You are more then the sun of your past mistakes. You are more then the problems you created. You've been remade." You Are More- Tenth Avenue North
    EmmaTheMusicFreak EmmaTheMusicFreak 13-15, F Jun 3, 2014

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    "Arms"I never thought

    that you would be the one to hold my heartBut you came around and you knocked me off the ground from the startYou put your arms around meAnd I believe that it's easier for you to let me goYou put your arms around me and I'm homeHow many times will you let me change my mind and...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2014

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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 3 Responses Jul 9, 2013

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    It is what it is...and this song is

    so expressive...so be it.It's beautiful. 
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 3 days ago

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    "Give Me My Flowers While I am Living" In this

    world today while we're living Some folks say the worst of us they can But when we are dead and in our caskets They always slip some lilies in our hand Won't you give me my flowers while I'm living And let me enjoy them while I can Pleae don't wait till I'm...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 6 Responses Jan 8

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    "And you're counting down the days,

    till you can rest your tired eyes and let it slip away..." Neck Deep- Candour.
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Don't ask me to change.

    It's just the way I am. Don't second-guess yourself and why it took me so long to come around. I'm giving up the hope. That used to get you by. And don't blame yourself, you know, it's not your fault that I never turned out right. Don't tell me you're sorry. You just don't...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F Feb 18

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    Jason Mraz - A Beautiful Mess You are strong

    but you're needy, Humble but you're greedy And based on your body language, And shoddy cursive I've been reading Your style is quite selective, though your mind is rather reckless Well I guess it just suggests that this is just what happiness is Hey, what a beautiful mess this...
    ChelseaJN ChelseaJN 18-21, F Feb 7

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    i always thought actions spoke louder

    than words but clearly i was wrong. and if the lyrics dont give you a sence of how sad and confusing my life is...just ask and i'll tell you.
    ilovebabies19 ilovebabies19 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    OneClassyLady OneClassyLady 70+, F Feb 11

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    "Beneath Your Beautiful"Labrinth (feat.

    Emeli Sandé)You tell all the boys "No"Makes you feel good, yeah.I know you're out of my leagueBut that won't scare me away, oh, noYou've carried on so long,You couldn't stop if you tried it.You've built your wall so highThat no one could climb it,But I'm gonna try.Would...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014

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      I was up at dawn this morning,

    as I often am and I took a moment to watch the sun rising from behind snow covered mountains, turning the snow pink for a moment. I had my music on shuffle, when this song came on just as the sun turned brighter and the whole mountain was bathed in light. I noticed the lyrics...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 9 Responses Nov 30, 2014

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    "I Believe"Christina PerriI believe

    if I knew where I was going I’d lose my wayI believe that the words that he told you are not your graveI know that we are not the weight of all our memoriesI believe in the things that I am afraid to sayHold on, hold onI believe in the lost possibilities you can seeAnd I...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    I'm a ghost in your eyes.

    A shadow you can't seem to recognize. I have a thought of you for every, star in the sky But I'm scared, I'll never cross your mind. Yeah, I'm scared. Will our stars ever align? Will two hearts, beat in time? These words you should always remember, To you, my heart I surrender...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F Feb 18

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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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    Lenny Kravitz - Believe In Me

    I am at a 'not such a great' phase in my life with my wife who means the world to me and is my first and forever love .. somewhere down the road I have lost myself and have hurt her in the process and I can't think of a better way to tell her that she means the world to me and I...
    pokerboy pokerboy 36-40, M Jun 19, 2013

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    "I'm A Keeper" Blue eyed Susans Standing in a

    domino line Falling in and out of love all the time They'll break your heart just to see a boy cry But not me I am a brown eyed loner I march to my own drummer I'm a piccolo owner and the labor of my mother's love Honey you'd be a load off her mind But with or without you My...
    b1tch2u b1tch2u 31-35 Feb 2

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    Stand

    Nothing I can say or write would could possibly be more powerful than this. Soft breezes to all.Love,~Wind
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 1, 2013

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    And I don't need you right now.

    What's a few more years? I'll do fine on my own somehow. Don't worry about me. And I can't find the words I need that tell me how I feel. Convincing my heart that it's not my fault and praying none of this is real. I'd like to wake up and be gone, like a real bad memory. Like...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F Feb 18

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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, 2014

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    Can you see what I have become I've grown

    so cold I'm getting numb Down to the bone Because being real never worked out for me Playing these games is such a waste of time Somewhere down the line We'll just do this again I wish you could take me Or leave me as I am Drown your sorrow in this bottle It's full of the...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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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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