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I Think Music Is My Escape

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    When life gets tough

    and stressful, music is the only way to escape and be in a happy place.
    LadyAya12 LadyAya12 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    I LOVE music..i listen to it

    when im angry, sad, tired all day everyday music is my life
    AllyMaeAllen AllyMaeAllen 13-15, F Feb 3

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    I sometimes get the feeling

    that I can relate to the music that I'm listening too. It sometimes helps me make the decisions I make. For example there was a boy whom asked me to the dance, and music helped me gain the confidence to turn him down. (He was a player).
    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2014

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    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    Skrillex Is My Therapy?

    Yesterday something set me off into a depressive mood. Funny thing is.. It wasnt suppose to be something that would do that. To most it would be minor and it should have been. But I just got so overwhelmed with it and spiraled. Then I played some Skrillex. Yeah I know skrillex...
    emokittykatt emokittykatt 18-21, F May 19, 2013

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    Music has been the best friend in my life it

    always has the type I need for every mood I'm in. Sad, happy, etc
    LadyAya12 LadyAya12 26-30, F Feb 2

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    Music has always played a big part in my life

    ever since I was little. It's my way of escapism, indie music works best, it's my favourite type. But it's amazing how anyone can get lost in a song, even by just a few lyrics. Even just one line of the song and people get hooked. I'm that kind of people.
    tjaayx tjaayx 16-17, F Aug 5, 2014

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    Music Sharing

      I've got music to help me through every situation. I've got songs that remind me of the good and bad. I'm an 18 year old guy and I have songs that make me cry. I'd love to share music with as many people as possible. Drop a comment or message me!
    zazman zazman 22-25, M Mar 24, 2013

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    " I'm drowning in deja vu ,

    I've seen it all before ! I don't wanna do this by myself . I don't wanna live like a broken record . I've heard these words a thousand times and I've seen it all before ! "
    Aboswell Aboswell 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2014

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    The right song holds great power.

    Assosiate a event with a song, then when u hear it you remember the event. Good or bad .
    lostchild62 lostchild62 41-45, M Feb 3

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    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F Feb 3

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    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F Feb 2

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    The only way I can escape myself,

    and all my problems is through listening and singing to music. Sadly, I'm to shy to sing while anyone's around and only do it when no one else is home. Which equates to only three times a week where I can let go.
    Radjad Radjad 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2014

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    Music Is My Escape From The World!

    I used to not be into music like I am. I use to not even listen to a song a day. But that was when I was 10... Now I'm 15 and listen to music everyday. I love to listen to new music, and old music. My favorites vary by day, how I feel, rainy, sunny, etc.. I will listen to a lot...
    Johnnyboy1330 Johnnyboy1330 16-17, M Oct 5, 2013

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    for most listening to music helps out on

    so many different levels. as for me, music is deeper. I'm an artist and my craft is music. I'm a piano player by nature, and a rapper by choice. I've only done it for fun really. I had a studio but only about 10 songs were done and that's was about 10 years ago. I gave it up to...
    jarae jarae 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    Well I Don't Think, I Know!

    Music has saved me so many times. It has the power to change  your emtions. If im stressed i turn up my stereo, if im upset or angry, On goes the tunes. Dance, trance, classsical, rock, Metal, pop a different for different moods =), FOF xxx
    FragmentsOfFaith FragmentsOfFaith 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2010

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    the power of music to change how ur feeling

    so very suddenly is truly amazing.
    mynameisismyname mynameisismyname 16-17, F Dec 8, 2014

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    When I listen to music (Ray Charles) especially

    idk it's something about his voice. But in her real music keeps my same idk what I would without it.
    browneyedgirl10 browneyedgirl10 22-25, F Apr 16, 2014

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    "You are not alone...

    . I am here with you. Though you're far away, i am here to stay....."
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    if im stressed out i like listening to

    depressing music. i dont know why, it just seems like it can 'be there' for me. i think it speaks to me. it matters. if it wasnt for music i wouldnt have much emotion.
    justmaddy justmaddy 13-15, F Mar 9, 2014

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    I Know It Is

     as my moods change  i change what im listening to at the moment .   right now im pissed on some guy **** and im listening to foxy brown ... Ill nana ...     music makes me feel free and i listen to everything .I can always find something to...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Jan 4, 2008

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    Lynch Mob "Wicked Sensation" ohhh yeah I got

    that "wicked sensation" ;) ha ha
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F Nov 15, 2014

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    I Don't Think, I Know

    I know for a fact that music is my one and only escape. I can run away from the world and all my problems when I have music. Music has the power to change your mood and emotions and in a second. I escape from whatever I am feeling through music. Music is the only thing that...
    WhiteSparrow WhiteSparrow 16-17, F Dec 12, 2010

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    No matter what's going on in my life.

    .however troubled, or sad, or depressed I might be..I feel safer knowing that I can make music or listen to music and I will get lost in the sounds and (for a little while at least) feel that everything is alright, and that I'm okay.
    Acezhigh Acezhigh 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    EyelessGlitch EyelessGlitch 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2014

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    Greekguy79 Greekguy79 31-35, M Nov 7, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 7, 2014

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    It Is My Escape.

    After a long day of snow being flung about, coursework due in, exam results getting returned its a stressful time leading up to christmas. When i get home i need to relax, it's they ony thing i can do. My head pounds with the stress and work i've been given and been expected to...
    violinfreak violinfreak 18-21, F Dec 21, 2009

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    My Nirvana

    everyday for me is filled with so much bullshit that when i get home i turn to the only pure form of expression left music not this slutpop **** on the radio but pure metal that shows the true emotion put into it listen to scissors by slipknot he is crying in the vocals same with...
    gorillabiskit gorillabiskit 18-21, M Oct 29, 2009

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    My Escape

    I consider music my escape because I don't want to feel emotional pain which when I feel emotional pain it has the effect that I'm useless so when I listen to music it gets my mind off of the problem and negative effects of what other problems I have.
    deathpreventer deathpreventer 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    Take It All" Didn't I give it all,

    Tried my best, Gave you everything I had, Everything and no less? Didn't I do it right? Did I let you down? Maybe you got too used to Well, having me around. Still how can you walk away From all my tears? It's gonna be an empty road Without me right here. [Chorus:] But go on...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F Dec 7, 2014

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    Music Helped Me In Many Ways

    Every time I listen to music, I let out quite a bit of my darker emotions. I sing along, making the people on the bus stare at me, but I don't care that much. I do try to keep it as quiet as possible, though.I also play the guitar (self-learning) and piano (some years of music...
    NotSilent NotSilent 18-21 1 Response May 19, 2013

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    I have been listening to songs and they make me cry but make me feel less alone. Music honestly saved me. Mainly hold on till may by pierce the veil.
    Kailenalovesyou Kailenalovesyou 13-15, F Apr 14

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    A very soothing piece Of music
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    LostBinary LostBinary 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Those songs that make everything feel like a do er die situation
    Isaragi Isaragi 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    I cant stop listening to music. I love it. I think music shows out emotion that's why I love it so much
    Ghost25 Ghost25 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 18

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    Right now 'Kick It!' by Forever the Sickest Kids is one of the songs I keep listening to. The beat is great and I think it's about taking my life in my own hands and it's kind of...
    transtastic transtastic 18-21, T Apr 19

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    now where would I be without my music. I have damn near 1,000 songs on my phone. music is like my escape. when I listen to it, I fantasize about a life I've always wanted. it...
    FantasyKitty FantasyKitty 18-21, F Mar 28

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    Music is my escape from reality when I am sad, angry or lonely. I drown out everything around me and escape those feelings if only for a short time.
    Southerncharm67 Southerncharm67 46-50, F Apr 5

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    Reality sucks, to put it bluntly. One of the main reasons I spend so much effort and time into my hobbies is because sometimes, I can't face reality. Daydreaming, writing fan...
    PleaseInsertCoin PleaseInsertCoin 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 14

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    My friends or people in general always ask why I have my earbuds in blasting my music. I never answer but not I will; The reason I always have my music blasting is because I have a...
    Alyse13 Alyse13 13-15, F Apr 4

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    I like to talk about my problems to my boyfriend, so I can get them off my chest.But sometimes, I am better off just listening to music. I tried to explain that my roommate does...
    87athleteunknown 87athleteunknown 18-21, F Apr 14

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    So today I ventured out ( best friend in tow) to take care of grown folks business. Which in my world means seeking help from a crisis center. YUCK. Something strange happens when...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F Apr 7

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