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Old 10-31-2019, 04:11 PM
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And I'd trade all my tomorrows for just a single yesterday ...

Janis Joplin, Me and My Bobby McGee

Never has the pain of the loss of romantic love been more clearly expressed.
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Old 10-31-2019, 04:42 PM
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Juliet, when we made love you used to cry
Said I love you like the stars above, I love you till I die

Dire Straits, "Romeo and Juliet"


Remember when I moved in you the holy dove was moving too
and every word we breathed was hallelujah.

Leonard Cohen, "Hallelujah"
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Old 10-31-2019, 06:08 PM
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"I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with."
óJim Croce, Time in a Bottle

(But when I think of this song, it's the Muppet Show version I always remember. Sweet and sad and perfect.)
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Old 10-31-2019, 06:30 PM
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I had a taste of the real world when I went down on you.

Also --

I can't even believe it with you
It's like having every dream I ever wanted come true

Both from Miracles by Jefferson Starship
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- L. Cohen, "Dance Me to the End of Love"

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"It's the morning after and my arm isn't chewed off."

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Old 11-01-2019, 12:38 AM
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"If I should live forever and all my dreams come true, my memories of love will be of you"

John Denver, "Perhaps Love"
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Old 11-01-2019, 11:34 AM
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And he gave her one last kiss and died,
And he gave her his Vincent to ride.


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Old 11-01-2019, 12:37 PM
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Counting Crows, "Catapult"

"I wanna be the last thing you hear when you're falling asleep"
Speaking of Counting Crows, I think "Anna Begins" is a great love song.

Can't think of a good contribution to this thread, but I'll come back if I think of one.
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Old 11-01-2019, 01:31 PM
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" I remember skies, reflected in your eyes."

Your Wildest Dreams by the Moody Blues.
I was considering going with that song, but a different line, all about lost love:

"I wonder if you think about me, once upon a time, in your wildest dreams."


But I have to go with a line from John Denver:

"This old guitar gave me my lovely lady, it opened up her eyes and ears to me."
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Old 11-01-2019, 04:20 PM
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Sadie B. Hawkins, As I Lay Me Down:

"Though I am not above the sorrow
Heavy hearted
Till you call my name
And it sounds like church bells
Or the whistle of a train
On a summer evening
I'll run to meet you
Barefoot, barely breathing"

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Old 11-01-2019, 04:24 PM
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Perhaps less romantic, but I so love the mournful delivery of this stanza by the Counting Crows:

"The smell of hospitals in winter
And the feeling that it's all a lot of oysters, but no pearls
All at once you look across a crowded room
To see the way that light attaches to a girl"
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Old 11-01-2019, 04:43 PM
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I was considering going with that song, but a different line, all about lost love:

"I wonder if you think about me, once upon a time, in your wildest dreams."


But I have to go with a line from John Denver:

"This old guitar gave me my lovely lady, it opened up her eyes and ears to me."
Ah, the Moody Blues...

"And the sound we make together is the music to the story in your eyes."
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"Whiskey and rum, blood on my tongue, you haunt me."

Sir Sly "You haunt me" (Amtrac remix)
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Old 11-01-2019, 05:49 PM
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"Oh I hate my winsome lover. Tell him I've had others at my breast.
But tell him he has held my heart and only now am I a virgin I confess."

Laura Nyro, The Confession
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Old 11-01-2019, 06:37 PM
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"All my love in vain."

---Robert Johnson, "Love in Vain"
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"I lit a fire with the love you left behind"
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Old 11-02-2019, 01:29 AM
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"You're soft as glass, and I'm a gentle man"

Townes Van Zandt, "To Live Is To Fly".

Also, really the whole of Townes' "If I Needed You", but I'll just quote "If you needed me I would come to you, I would swim the seas for to ease your pain".
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Old 11-02-2019, 01:30 AM
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Also "Everywhere I look I see your eyes".

The Rolling Stones, "Angie".
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Old 11-02-2019, 02:39 AM
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Old 11-02-2019, 07:50 AM
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I've always liked the line from Simon and Garfunkel's America

Cathy I'm lost I said though I knew she was sleeping

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Old 11-04-2019, 01:22 PM
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"Smiling as she pulls you down, that's the way she feels about you."

Jesse Colin Young, "Sunlight"

Love the whole song, but that's the line that always gets me.
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But how I miss the girl, and I'd go a million times around the world just to say
She had been mine for a day.

Aubrey, by Bread

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"Love is not the only thing
It's the best thing"

Love Is Not the Only Thing - Mark Heard (lyrics)
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Old 11-04-2019, 06:00 PM
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"There's a light in your eyes. Did you leave that light burning for me?"

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Old 11-04-2019, 06:16 PM
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So help me god, I will not cry
And then I think of Lorelei.

Lorelei--The Pogues

But you should really listen to the whole thing.
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