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I Wtk What Song You Want Played At Your Funeral

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    The Same Deep Water As You

    by: The Cure http://youtu.be/V35cxutR7gc kiss me goodbye pushing out before i sleep can't you see i try swimming the same deep water as you is hard the shallow drowned lose less than we the strangest twist upon your lips and we shall be together and we shall be together...
    TigersShadow TigersShadow 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2011

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    Simple And Heartfelt

    "Beautiful Ride" from Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story "Friend's in Low Places" by Garth Brooks "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" from Monthy Python's Life of Brian :)
    abefroman84 abefroman84 41-45, M Aug 18, 2011

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    "i Wtk What Song You Want Played At Your Funeral"

    At my daughter's memorial last Saturday, we played "Thank you for being a Friend", "Take me out to the Ballgame" and "When the Saints go Marching In"
    afterglow afterglow 56-60, F 3 Responses Apr 26, 2010

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    Two I Could Think Of

    i like the nirvana cover .. it just seems to suit my death. it just seems to have some profound sadness that the original doesn't. has a unique sound ... and its one of my favorite songs to play
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M Feb 8, 2011

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    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Aug 17, 2011

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    "Fields of Athenry" definitely,

    and a few other choice selections.
    SultryPieGirlKelly SultryPieGirlKelly 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2014

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    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 26-30, M Sep 6, 2010

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    This Is The Song I Want

      We can follow it up with this one   Bright side of life
    CheekyGeek CheekyGeek 41-45 14 Responses Feb 15, 2011

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    "in My Time Of Darkness" By Gram Parsons

    This song is almost an old southern hymn. Gram wrote it after three of his friends died. It is the embodyment of mournful sadness and longing. I want ******* crying when I go. Lol j/k
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M Jan 2, 2011

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    Funeral

    Alone Again, Naturally  &  Dust in the Wind
    ImHere2 ImHere2 51-55, F Aug 17, 2011

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    'if Everyone Cared', 'haunted', 'say', 'angel Of Music', 'begin Again'

    This is a lot more than one song... lol I'm posting the lyrics too so those of you who want to can read them can. :)If Everyone Cared ~ Nickelback From underneath the trees, we watch the sky Confusing stars for satellites I never dreamed that you'd be mine But here we are...
    Kathrynabella Kathrynabella 13-15, F Nov 1, 2012

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    HangingTree HangingTree 18-21, M Apr 27, 2010

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    The Day Of My Death?

    "Desert Song" by My Chemical Romance. That song would fit me and my demise.
    ShoutBrightside ShoutBrightside 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2012

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    Old Gospel

    I want "I'll fly away", "it is well with my soul", and the catholic song "you are mine.
    crazygirl76 crazygirl76 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2013

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    I would want 'Planet Caravan' played by

    Pantera. It just seems fitting.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    A Certain Tune: Deacon Blues

    I would like to have someone bring a portable radio/CD player, and play "Deacon Blues" by Steely Dan. It is my favorite song and I believe it personifies my general feelings, wit and dry humor towards my own life and of life in general. (This was recorded at the Chicago Theatre...
    Grin32 Grin32 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 10, 2010

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    Your Guardian Angel - By Red Jumpsuit Apparatus.

    Seize The Day - By Avenged Sevenfold. Fiction - By Avenged Sevenfold. Dear God - By Avenged Sevenfold. Gunslinger - By Avenged Sevenfold. Nothing Left To Say - By Imagine Dragons. Zelda's Lullaby. Kiss The Rain - By Yiruma. Someone Like You - By Adele. And, most importantly...
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613 18-21, F Feb 13, 2014

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    I Have Lots!

    First...Dust in the Wind by Kansas (I think) See. I want that one because I want to be cremated. And Lovelove that song. Next, Schism by Tool. I'm a huge fan and if my sisters don't play it, I've said I would haunt them. :) Next...any song by Ella Fitzgerald. I would be so happy...
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2012

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    He Will Carry Me

    This is my favorite Christian song ever.  I really don't want a funeral. So just take my ashes out and throw them to the wind and play this song and know that  I am okay. There should be no tears either.  I won't be there anyway because by then my Lord will have...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 7 Responses Apr 25, 2010

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    A Warm Place

    i want "a warm place" by nine inch nails played at mine, along with "hurt" by johnny cash. and maybe some dropkick murphys and the pogues "christmas in new york". "the origin of love" would be nice as well.
    juggalove juggalove 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    Three Songs

    I would like to have Amazing Grace played on the bagpipes. I love hearing this song played on the pipes. To represent my new life in heaven, I would like the song Morning Has Broken. Finally for my journey to god’s palace I would like to have the song Stair ways to...
    doctorirwin doctorirwin 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    Oh I Know

    there are going to play "Ding Dong the Witch is Dead" by the Munchkins or my ghost is going to come back and haunt them for all eternity!
    wack1985 wack1985 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    Hmmmm....

    i think when i'm dead and people won't know what to do at my funreal (exept crying), i'd want them to play and role the video of My Chemical Romance, The Black Parade and songs I Don't Love You, Famous Last Words, Sing, Kids From Yesterday and Helena (also by My Chemical Romance...
    noah1989 noah1989 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    Music Played At My Passing

    If I were to pass at any moment the two songs I would love to have someone sing would  be is :                               ...
    Haunted5 Haunted5 56-60, F Apr 27, 2010

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    It Will Freak Some Of My Family Out!! Lmao

    I DON'T WANT ANYONE SAD AND CRYING.....COME ON, CELEBRATE! My closest friends and dearest family have promised to have a grand Irish party when I depart this old world.  I want them to remember the good times and all the fun, laughter and most of all the love we have shared...
    giggles4488 giggles4488 56-60, F 18 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    Blackbird - The Beatles

    Blackbird singing in the dead of nightTake these broken wings and learn to flyAll your lifeYou were only waiting for this moment to ariseBlack bird singing in the dead of nightTake these sunken eyes and learn to seeall your lifeyou were only waiting for this moment to be...
    prettystoned07 prettystoned07 18-21, F Aug 14, 2011

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    I Expect More Of A Wake!

    With my group of friends and family a blowout party is more what I would expect and hope for. But at some point I hope they Play "Brokedown Palace" by The Grateful Dead.
    Lampwick Lampwick 51-55, M 5 Responses May 19, 2010

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    Every Time I Hear This Song-

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Greenbaumhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YE9t6MjUhT8&feature=relatedSpirit in the sky! theres something just so unexplanable about that song that complies with means of a perfect death,or after death. :)Norman Greenbaum, he was very unique. I...
    msjules msjules 31-35, F Sep 28, 2011

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    "Dear Younger Self, You're going to make some terrible decisions, you're going to mess up some things until they're irreparable and you're going to do some things that are going...
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    "Wildest Dreams" He said, "Let's get out of this town, Drive out of the city, away from the crowds." I thought heaven can't help me now. Nothing lasts forever, but this is gonna...
    TheGoddessB TheGoddessB 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    No matter how much pain and tears you have cried, it was all the worth the fight and not giving up on the people you love, who's always there to listen to you, comfort you, and...
    XxCuTiE14xX XxCuTiE14xX 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Are You Maddd...Don't Do It!! you'll regret it!
    SimplicitysSong SimplicitysSong 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wouldn't give myself any advice. If I already learned what knowledge I do know now then there would be no point in explaining it to my past self.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Don't let anyone else sway your relationship or interests
    camogunlover camogunlover 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    SAY NO TO THE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL!! YOUR HIGH SCHOOL GPA IS VERY IMPORTANT!! IF YOU DONT TAKE HIGH SCHOOL SERIOUSLY YOU WILL HAVE TO JOIN THE MARINE CORPS!! the drugs and alcohol is...
    Vietnamlee94 Vietnamlee94 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    https://youtu.be/Vrr3lRLjZ1Y
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 day ago

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    hey little bug, listen.... life is gonna throw a few crazy insane things at you, but keep your chin up and push through it because it will be worth it. now seen as you're my past...
    Curiouscatbug Curiouscatbug 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    If you feel like the guy isn't right for you it's coz he's not. Don't allow yourself to be convinced into having unprotected sex unless you're ready to have a baby,i.e., don't let...
    Elfen38 Elfen38 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    life is gonna throw some very tough challenges at you really soon but remember don't stop giving up on your dreams and its not about how many times you get knocked down but how...
    Danielz02 Danielz02 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    You two will survive. Marriage has its upsides and its downsides but during anytime always remember the reason you two fell in love.
    purplepas purplepas 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Anaconda. I hate that song so much
    theguywiththeredhair theguywiththeredhair 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Pink Floyd wish you were here U2 Kite
    Lifeisgoodtearsofjoy Lifeisgoodtearsofjoy 16-17, M 4 days ago