This is a list of 15 songs that are haunting me for the past few months. Some of them are with me for years because the lyrics can sometimes cut very deep...

1. Florence and The Machine - Over the Love

"Because you're a hard soul to save
With an ocean in my way
But I'll get around it...''

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2. Kings of Leon - Closer

''She took my heart,
I think she took my soul.
With the moon I run
Far from the carnage
Of the fiery sun...''

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3. Hurts - The Water

"I don't want to be stranded again
On my own
When the tide comes in
And pulls me below the surface..."

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4. David Bowie - Lazarus

"This way or no way
You know I'll be free
Just like that bluebird
Now, ain't that just like me?"

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5. Coldplay - Fly on

"Just a flock of birds
It's how you think of love.
And I always look up to the sky
Pray before the dawn..."

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6. Plumb - Cut

''I do not want to be afraid
I do not want to die inside
Just to breathe in...
I'm tired of feeling so numb''

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7. Linkin Park - Easier to run

''Sometimes I think of letting go
And never looking back,
Never moving forward
So there'd never be a past...''

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8. Lana Del Rey - Dark Paradise

''Your soul is haunting me
And telling me
That everything is fine
But I wish I was dead''

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9. BMTH - Hospital For Souls

"Everybody wants to go to Heaven
But nobody wants to die
I can't fear death, no longer
I've died a thousand times"

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10. Birdy - Shelter

"I still want to drown
whenever you leave.
Please teach me gently
how to breathe..."

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11. Dead By Sunrise - Into You

''Choke on all of my regrets
Feeling the strain in every breath
Stumble as I crawl
Then I fall into you
And I fade away''

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12. Muse - Mercy

''Save me from the ghosts and shadows
Before they eat my soul...Show me mercy.''

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13. Paramore - Monster

''But I let my heart go,
It's somewhere down at the bottom
But I'll get a new one
And come back for the hope
That you've stolen...''

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14. RHCP - Otherside

''I heard your voice through a photograph
I thought it up and brought up the past
Once you know you can never go back...''

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15. James Bay - Let it Go

''I used to recognize myself
It's funny how reflections change
When we're becoming something else
I think it's time to walk away...''

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I hope you enjoyed. Until next time...

- Mikaela