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I Wish My Life Had a Soundtrack Playing As I Go Through It

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    My Life Does Have a Soundtrack...

    you just can't hear it :P
    EntrepGuy EntrepGuy 22-25, M Dec 3, 2007

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    I Make My Own Soundtrack

    I love doing something or thinking about something and knowing a song that fits perfectly into the moment.  Or being in a situation and imagining a song in the background.  In fact, I make this happen.  Sometimes, (actually, a lot) I play my iPod while walking...
    potclvr505 potclvr505 16-17, F Apr 20, 2009

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    Preferably,

    I'd love to be rich enough to pay the woman who does the "la la las" for the show Gilmore Girls to follow me around all day and sing 'la la las' at crucial moments or whenever I enter or exit a room. If I could pick a soundtrack to my life, it would definitely be...
    Suds Suds 22-25, F Apr 20, 2009

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    expression Through Music

    Once when I was in love as a young woman, there was a song that seemed to fit my relationship. It was "Linger" by the Cranberries.  As I listened to that song I could "see" the stages of my relationship play out with this guy.  I think it was the first time that ever happened...
    okcgal61 okcgal61 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2013

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    Not a Musical

    Not like a musical, but more like a film. So I wish my life had a film score playing as I go through it. Yep.
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2, 2009

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    Hazar!

    that wud be brilliant! then i could spontaneously bust in to song and it wouldnt be frowned upon. :D
    ForeverAutumn ForeverAutumn 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    Wouldnt That Be Mental

    that would be so great i have often sat there in tears and thought just add music to this and it would be great, even better yet add music and i can break out into songs of woe. it works for all emotions too, lol. i wouldnt recommend doing it to a man for love though, you...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie 22-25, F Apr 28, 2008

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    My Composer Of Choice

    I wouldn't mind my life's soundtrack composed by Thomas Newman. I became a fan after I began watching HBO's drama Six Feet Under and was taken by how awesome the theme song was. If he still doesn't sound familiar, he did scores for: American Beauty, The Help, Finding Nemo, WALL-E...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F Feb 5, 2013

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    Death Of Loved One

    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ When they met she was fifteen  Like a black rose blooming wild  And she already knew she was gonna die  "What's tomorrow without you?  This is our last goodbye"  She got weaker every day  As the autumn...
    Azoru Azoru 26-30 May 28, 2010

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    My Life Theme Song?

    "A Shot in the Dark" from that Pink Panther movie.
    HoneySuckler HoneySuckler 36-40, M Mar 6, 2011

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    The Soundtrack of My Life:)

    oh, well, i seem to have music playing all the time (lol!:p) and like, every moment in my life has a song that corresponds with it... So, if there would ever be a soundtrack to my life, here are some of the songs that would be on it: Kelly Clarkson's because of you Meredith...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 20, 2009

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    Umm.....

    ...you mean yours doesn't?
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2007

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    Like a Movie.

    I always, being my analytical self, wondered why there is always the perfect song for the perfect moment in the characters' lives in movies.  I also wondered why we didn't have that in the real world.  Would we be able to hear the songs in our own heads??! ...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F Apr 20, 2009

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    I Completely Agree

    a lot of times i think i can hear it, playing softly in the background, and there are other times where i know exactly what song would fit perfectly to the situation. i think it would make life a lot easier if it had a soundtrack to counterpoint your emotions
    knittster knittster 16-17, M Nov 5, 2008

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    If It Did

    I'd be able to push the mute button when it gets annoying.
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F Oct 11, 2012

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    You're Never Truly Alone..............

    I already have songs playing in my head through out the day. It would be nice if someone else took care of it for me. Music, especially played at the right moments can add so much more to whatever you're feeling. It can bring new highs as well as lows. But lyrics that fit show...
    Bleed Bleed 31-35, F Jan 1, 2011

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    I Play It When I Can

    Which is pretty much 24/7, lol. Would be more interesting if I actually had something going on in my life to put a soundtrack to, but hey. Just means I got more time to listen to my favorite music, lol.
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F Mar 20, 2008

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    Look Out!

    Like in the movies... you always know when something scary or tragic is going to happen, by the musical score! I would like my life to be musically scored, so I would always know when the perverts were approaching! Or the really scummy guys! I can hear, "dun, dun, dun!"...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 17, 2009

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    Just Like In the Movies.

      In a way it would be really cool to have a sound track follow you through life.  If something bad was going to happen the music would get creepy sounding.  So you then would have a choice, do I continue on to face "the music" or do I choose to find a...
    ablmu65 ablmu65 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 20, 2009

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    Always In the Song

    im costantly singing...in class...at lunch...at my job...everywere...people are constantly saying shut up miss blue(my work name)...i just cant stop...its what i love to do...but....im in a band and our singer recently moved 1 hour and 26 minutes away so she decided quit the band...
    sadieblue44 sadieblue44 18-21, F Apr 20, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I lost my Dad when I was four so yea....I have a had a lot of time to think about his death, fathers, him and well, everything. I was four and although I was in the room right...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I wish I had a best friend. Most of them end up back biting or having a wwwIII with me for the silliest of fights which would be resolved just by talking but they decide it's best...
    tenfeet tenfeet 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 19

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    I really really wish I had a lot of friends. I'm afraid I'll say something dumb so I don't even bother talking to new people. I seriously think about it all the time. At night I'm...
    chilipeppasforever chilipeppasforever 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am 29. I have had 2-3 people in my life who I have called my best friend. But I don't have one anymore. Friends come and go. I find myself really wishing I had someone like that...
    tragicallyromantic tragicallyromantic 26-30, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    My name is Gabriel. I shall start from my first friend. His name was Alex. Unlike the other kids in kinder he didn't judge me based on how I dressed or even on how I refused to let...
    GARLITH GARLITH 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Just wish I had enough to cover the rent, bills, groceries & household necessities every month without stressing or going without in some other area. I don't have expensive...
    michelle0808 michelle0808 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I really wish I had someone to talk to all day I talk to someone during parts of the day but never all day I wish I could talk to him all day everyday
    nadirah96 nadirah96 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 27

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    So, ever since I started high school I be always wanted someone very close to me. Someone who I can confide to and someone who I can exchange gifts to. But now it has been my 4th...
    endlesswarx endlesswarx 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    My money is usually gone by the 3rd week, I then have to wait two long weeks to get more cash. It seems like whenever I run out of money, everything wonderful happens. I've...
    Tazzu Tazzu 22-25, F Aug 18

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    Sometimes I wish I had a friend that I could tell absolutely anything to.
    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 26

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    I wish I had more money to pay rent Nd get more food for my family
    Mamiproud Mamiproud 26-30, F Sep 4

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    I wish I had the ability to know when people are lying. I don't want to always know the truth, but I want a build in lie detector.
    ElleEstJolieLaide ElleEstJolieLaide 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    Sohhhh badddd. It would be fascinating to see. If my wishes cured us. Or added to the insanity.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 5 hrs ago

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    To my old childhood best friend, We laughed together, cried together, played together,even fought with each other. I miss the nights we'd stay up late and talk about the cute...
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F Sep 6

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    Well, it's finally happened, realisation has finally hit, took me so long to come to this conclusion and finally realised this is absolutely the only way to go, and the way to go...
    Dylanj11 Dylanj11 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 9

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    I went through a lot in my life I just wish I can talk to someone about it and understand me. I feel so alone and I have to keep it to myself
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    At the moment, I don't have any at all. It's strange, because I have friends. And we hangout daily, since we are all college students. But it just isn't as deep as I would like it...
    Truthseeker18 Truthseeker18 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've figured it out though, between having such rapid thoughts and anxiety I'm basically trying to process everything at once it feels like. That can be tough for me to remember...
    ashless ashless 22-25, F a week ago

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    Home alone, playing skyrim, lonely, thinking about a girl. /.-
    LittleDalek LittleDalek 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Life's too much of a hassle. It's like the perpetual running on a hamster wheel. Utterly tiring, and you have to struggle just to keep up with it. Most days I just wish I were dead...
    arrowoftime arrowoftime 18-21 1 Response Sep 3

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    Then I would not find myself in situations like I do . I really need to think things through before I do anything as then I any not find myself in as much trouble . I normally act...
    Nutcase38 Nutcase38 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    My mom died in May of this year. And it was probably the best thing that could happen to me. My mom wasn't a bad person. She got sucked in by a narcissistic sister and pretty much...
    Sacryfice Sacryfice 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    And be able to retrieve them as and when needed to get through each day that needed a beautiful moment. Perhaps slow time down as one savours each moment. If only wishes were...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Aug 29

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    Its bad enough not having friends to hang out with.. It gets really lonely because im an outcast (nerd) and practically everyone in school calls me that. Its not so annoying but I...
    nadinmagdy2000 nadinmagdy2000 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 29

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    I have girlfriends, just not girlfriends like oprah has or in high-school. They keep their distance. In the past few years I've been drawn to a few women who I relate a little...
    showmethelove showmethelove 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    Other than my wife, and our roommate i dont really have any friends except luckily ive found a few people online i email quite reguarly. Theyre awesome and i thank God for them...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 9

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    I've moved often throughout my life. This, along with my natural introversion and some trust issues, has lead me to a place where I don't have many 'close' friends.
    sercouwis sercouwis 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Ever since graduating high school (a year later than I was supposed to), all of the close friends I had in high school have all moved on, either with college, army, marriage or...
    RainbowSheep3913 RainbowSheep3913 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 5

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