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Why I Love Sad Songs

11 Jan, 2013 04:14 AM

It is said and believed that music is food for the soul. This is best shown in how we relate to different types of music depending on our mood and our feelings. Our state of mind and state of emotions decide our mood and our choice of music in turn is driven by the mood we are in. I love sad songs because they act as my best friend when I’m feeling sad and low.

With my collection of sad songs, I do not need someone to talk to because these songs become a mirror to my emotions. The lyrics in sad songs when I hear them, it feels like they have been written for me and I can sink deeper into my lonely, sad emotion. Sad songs have a marvelous effect on us. When we are broken and hurt due to whatever reason, sad songs give us an outlet to be on our own and talk to ourselves. It is not however necessary that one should like sad songs only when they are sad; it is but human to be happy yet listen to a sad song. This is only an indication that we are still human and our feelings have not become numb in this fast paced life; our emotions are still alive. If we are feeling ‘OK’ and suddenly a sad song brings tears to our eyes it is only for us to remember that nothing lasts forever. There is always an end to every beginning and happiness is always followed by sadness, so we should keep our doors open for sadness as well. Pain and misery never knocks before coming neither does an opportunity so we should always be prepared for good and bad times alike.

I may laugh in public, I may fake a smile only not to let anyone else know what I’m going through inside. I love sad songs because they bring out my real emotions and make me weep out my sorrows; my grievances, regrets and tragedies. They remind me of my loved ones that I have lost due to one reason or the other and the emptiness I feel without them. Listening to sad songs not only gives me remembrance of bitter sweet memories but they touch the chords of my heart. At this point I wish to lock myself away from the world because it is this world that has caused me all the pain and grief. Had I not lived I wouldn’t have suffered. So you can see what multiple effects music can have on you.

Sad songs also are a way to melt the toughest of persons and the harshest of emotions.  When we are angry at someone we are rather angry with ourselves; we may shout and yell at them but inside we are shaking. And sad songs have the quality to wash away that harshness in us. Whenever I have had a bad day at work and an argument with a customer or a co-worker; I listen to sad songs on my way back home to soothe and calm my nerves and most of all for the reason so that I may cry and wash out my anger.

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Erica Bidol says:
23 Jan, 2013 09:51 PM

I hate love because the boy i love would like to kill me, his name is Jorden.

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Puja says:
09 Feb, 2013 01:46 PM

That's raelly shrewd! Good to see the logic set out so well.

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Cordelia says:
09 Feb, 2013 09:28 PM

This is an atrilce that makes you think "never thought of that!"

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ahlie says:
22 Feb, 2013 11:59 AM

just because i smile doesen't mean i happy but it take one smile to hide a million tears.... that's the reason why i love sad songs.....

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Mystyle Love says:
26 Feb, 2013 02:44 PM

She made me fall and ended everything of us. When I hear a sad song, it might make me a pity person...So I'm sometime a little bit hate that sad song, but I like the song that has the revenge meaning...

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prem says:
09 Apr, 2013 02:52 PM

I love sad song .

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Megan Agar says:
13 Apr, 2013 09:14 AM

I love sad song's, they might make me cry but that doesn't stop me listing to them.

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Ankita says:
03 May, 2013 05:59 AM

Its true

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avril says:
30 Dec, 2013 03:59 PM

i love listen to the sad songs when i'm sad to make a double sad

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Okhai says:
21 Apr, 2014 08:48 AM

I luv sad songs bcos it makes me feel comfortable nd think well

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Huiling says:
26 Oct, 2014 12:50 PM

An ingeilltent point of view, well expressed! Thanks!

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Monica yang says:
11 Nov, 2014 05:01 AM

i love sad songs, because it makes me drown into my inner self of unidentified emotions, either its incomplete, sadness, yearning, or brokenhearted. it helps me unravel this knotted thread.

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aslam shek says:
23 Jan, 2015 04:24 AM

So nice song and I love sad song

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gita says:
22 Feb, 2015 04:06 AM

I love sad song.....

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dalveer says:
23 Feb, 2015 01:20 AM

i loved sad songs..bcz i hv nt lover.

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vKy says:
31 May, 2015 02:43 PM

Sometimes you listen only to cry

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vKy says:
31 May, 2015 02:48 PM

Sometimes you listen to cry

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Xx_Dying_Inside_xX says:
30 Jun, 2015 11:01 PM

Wow, I never thought I could find word to describe what sad songs do to me ( and for me sometimes ) but this is so perfect.

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Charles says:
08 Aug, 2015 05:41 PM

Sad songs remind of my past, the moment I might have been listening to that particular song with my loved one and the person is no longer in my! In memory, I can busy myself listening to it, that's why I fell in love with sad songs.

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priti says:
30 Dec, 2015 09:47 AM

I lost time in my life,all pass a time in our life when we like or not.I Love my husband very much he is not in my life. sometimes it's hard to keep on going especially if it's without him.

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diksha singh says:
13 Feb, 2016 06:27 PM

i love song becouse i hate love & boys

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Jitu malgham says:
26 Mar, 2016 10:13 PM

I hate love becose girles is boys only used by

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Ashish tomar says:
01 Apr, 2016 04:07 AM

I"m very very sad

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Stella says:
07 May, 2016 03:06 AM

That's the thkining of a creative mind

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adreyanna says:
30 May, 2016 06:25 PM

i love sad songs

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Goodman says:
04 Nov, 2017 05:12 PM

Im in love,nothing i enjoy because we always fight and we have nothing in common

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petty says:
02 May, 2018 08:33 AM

i realate to what is being said in this article beacause it human to feel sad and i know its also human to be happy. most times i find myself lacking happiness because my life is filled with sadness no friends to make me happy apart from movies and songs

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