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    Joshua Radin - What if You  What

    if youCould wish me awayWhat if youSpoke those words todayI wonder if you'd miss meWhen I'm goneIt's come to this, release meI'll leave before the dawnBut for tonightI'll stay here with youYes, for tonightI'll lay here with youBut when the sunHits your eyesThrough your...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 9 hrs 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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    He was a lover I could tell By the smile on his

    lips when his eyes met her She stared at him with admiration But then her gaze deterred He knew her heart had been injured by a man before He knew she saw him differently But didn’t want to give no more He focused on the hurt in her eyes As she walked on by His mind was...
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F Sep 29

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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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    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 5 Responses Aug 30

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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 5 Responses Sep 15

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    "Under Heaven's Skies" "Collective

    Soul" Whenever I taste honey from your lips It's a moment of purpose only you can give Whatever I hear, whatever I may see Whatever my cause, dear, I know you'll believe Cause you're beautiful my love when I close my eyes yeah you're beautiful my love under heaven's skies If...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F Oct 13

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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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    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 Mar 2

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    Because of you - Kelly Clarkson Because of

    you I never stray too far from the sidewalk Because of you I learned to play on the safe side so I don't get hurt Because of you I try my hardest just to forget everything Because of you I don't know how to let anyone else in Because of you I'm ashamed of my life because it's...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F Sep 26

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    (I miss you, I miss you) Hello there,

    the angel from my nightmare The shadow in the background of the morgue The unsuspecting victim of darkness in the valley We can live like Jack and Sally if we want Where you can always find me We'll have Halloween on Christmas And in the night we'll wish this never ends We'll...
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    This ain't a heart it's just an exit wound That

    just won't close My brain is guard each time I let you through You left a hole Stole my smile And all I've got left of you are these exit wounds.... Well, **** you! -Luke James
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 3 days ago

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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

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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

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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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    "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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    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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    "This Angel" "Jennifer Nettles" Who is this

    angel, sent here to change me,  sent here to take me where I've never been?  Long I have wandered, weary and waiting,  For something to shake me and life to begin.  Holy water from my own veins,  come and save me where I lay.  All this longing for beauty unnamed.  It has...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    "I Won't Give Up" When I look into your

    eyes It's like watching the night sky Or a beautiful sunrise Well, there's so much they hold And just like them old stars I see that you've come so far To be right where you are How old is your soul? Well, I won't give up on us Even if the skies get rough I'm giving you all my...
    zoiera zoiera 26-30, F Sep 17

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    Never Let Me Go (Florence

    and the Machine) Looking up from underneath, Fractured moonlight on the sea. Reflections still look the same to me, As before I went under. And it's peaceful in the deep, Cathedral where you can not breathe, No need to pray, no need to speak Now I am under. Oh, and it's...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    Wake up baby and taste the dirt We're six feet

    under and still in love The day has come We belong with the living dead of the night The day has come We belong with the living dead of the night Hear the outlaw ghoul and his cane Crashing our casket to find his way The day has come We belong with the living dead of the night...
    mrmisterman80 mrmisterman80 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 18

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    Baby come as you are with just your heart And

    I'll take you in You're rejected and hurt To me you're worth what you have within Now I don't need no superstar Cause I'll accept you as you are You won't be denied cause I'm satisfied With the love that you can inspire You don't have to be a star, baby, to be in my show You...
    fieryred808 fieryred808 22-25, F Oct 5

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    BY Linkin Park I am a little bit of loneliness

    a little bit of disregard Handful of complaints but I can’t help the fact that everyone can see these scars I am what I want you to want what I want you to feel But it's like no matter what I do, I can't convince you, to just believe this is real So I let go, watching you...
    ManWhoWalkedIntoTheSea ManWhoWalkedIntoTheSea 22-25, F Oct 3

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    Paramore - Monster Well,

    you thought of strength and solutions But I like the tension And not always knowing all the answers You're gonna lose it You're gonna lose it I'll stop the whole world I'll stop the whole world From turning into a monster and eating us alive Don't you ever wonder, how we...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 27

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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'm tired. Not many of you know what I've been

    going thru... so i will tell you. It's only fair, as you share your problems with me. I'm being evicted.... 3 days before my son's 6th birthday... and I don't know where we will be. For a while, I didn't have a job... my friends know this.... and now I have one, have done...
    SKiesterly SKiesterly 36-40, F 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    He's a Real Opposite Man .

    .. In a 10-word story earlier this year, while my relationship with Unjusted was in its early stages, I coined the term OppositeMan: EP Link The story had several intertwined meanings. Apart from the obvious (heading North to meet her in the midst of a cold winter), I wanted...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 17

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    Don’t you know me I’m

    not only living in reality, I, too, like living in dreams just let me be I’m just like you I make mistakes, I’m not perfect in any way, I’m only human don’t judge me, just get to know me.
    SunshineH316 SunshineH316 22-25, F Sep 18

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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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    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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    Fall at Your Feet (Crowded House) I'm really

    close tonight And I feel like I'm moving inside her Lying in the dark An' I think that I'm beginning to know her Let it go I'll be there when you call And whenever I fall at your feet You let your tears rain down on me Whenever I touch your slow turning pain You're hiding from...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 8, 2013

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    Think of you when I'm going to bed When I wake

    up think of you again - Exactly why You light me up inside Like the 4th of July Whenever you're around I always seem to smile And people ask me how Well you're the reason why I'm dancing in the mirror and singing in the shower
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F Sep 19

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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

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    Over my head - The Fray I never knew I never

    knew that everything was falling through That everyone I knew was waiting on a cue To turn and run when all I needed was the truth But that's how it's got to be It's coming down to nothing more than apathy I'd rather run the other way than stay and see The smoke and who's still...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    "Love Me For What I Am" We fell in love On the

    first night that we met Together We've been happy I have very few regrets The ordinary problems Have not been hard to face But lately little changes Have been slowly taking place You're always finding something Is wrong in what I do But you can't rearrange my life Because it...
    zoiera zoiera 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    My girlfriend is going thru some really hard

    times, and wen she asked me out a week ago she gave me a bracelet with lyrics from the a sleeping with sirens song. She had a really bad day today and broke down into tears in my arms. I sent this to her afterwards during class. "Uk that bracelet u gave me? The lyrics from the...
    Rachlm214 Rachlm214 16-17, F Oct 8

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    Edge of Desire by John MayerYoung

    and full of runningtell me where is that taking me?just a great figure eightor a tiny infinity?Love is really nothingbut a dream that keeps waking mefor all of my tryingwe still end up dyinghow can it be?Don't say a wordjust come over and lie here with me'cause I'm just about to...
    MarredMind MarredMind 36-40, F Sep 27

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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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    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 2 Responses Sep 1, 2013

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    All at once - The Fray There are certain

    people you just keep coming back to She is right in front of you You begin to wonder could you find a better one Compared to her now she's in question And all at once the crowd begins to sing Sometimes the hardest thing and the right thing are the same Maybe you want her maybe...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F Oct 16

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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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    "What Hurts The Most"I can take the rain on

    the roof of this empty houseThat don’t bother meI can take a few tears now and then and just let them outI’m not afraid to cry every once in a whileEven though going on with you gone still upsets meThere are days every now and again I pretend I’m OKBut that...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 20

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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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    "Distance" "Christina Perri" The sun is

    filling up the room And I can hear you dreaming Do you feel the way I do right now? I wish we would just give up Cause the best part is falling Call it anything but love And I will make sure to keep my distance Say, "I love you," when you're not listening And how long can we...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F Oct 13

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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 3 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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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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    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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    Broken - Lifehouse The broken clock is a

    comfort, it helps me sleep tonight Maybe it can stop tomorrow from stealing all my time I am here still waiting though I still have my doubts I am damaged at best, like you've already figured out I'm falling apart, I'm barely breathing With a broken heart that's still beating...
    MyMissingPiece7790 MyMissingPiece7790 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 12

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    Matchbox 20 - How Far We've Come  Hello,

    hello, helloI'm wakin' up at the start of the end of the worldBut it's feeling just like every other morning beforeNow I wonder what my life is gonna mean if it's goneThe cars are moving like a half a mile an hour and IStarted staring at the passengers and waving goodbyeCan you...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    All the perfect people- Shallow

    and deceitful Staring back at me on TV in magazines Look so good like a box of fresh wrapped twinkies What the hell happened to me? So I took a drive to a rich and wealthy country Saw everything I wanted and everything I need Went right up and tried to join their party...
    mrmisterman80 mrmisterman80 31-35, M Sep 18

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    "Broken Strings"Let me hold youFor the last

    timeIt's the last chance to feel againBut you broke meNow I can't feel anythingWhen I love you,It's so untrueI can't even convince myselfWhen I'm speaking,It's the voice of someone elseOh it tears me upI try to hold on, but it hurts too muchI try to forgive, but it's not enough...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 1 Response May 25

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