R&P- a song you enjoy where the subject is reminiscing about what could have been or about what attracted them to a previous lover?

Looking for something genuine and personal here. Lemme know if you need an example.

Cheers.

Update:

Thanks guys. It's killing me that we still cant leave comments.

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  • 1 month ago
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    Hi Livin',

    This question has made me realize that a lot of the songs I listen to are not about love, at least not in a positive way.

    I thought of two songs. The first one I love, but it only sort of fits. It's more negative and bitter than what I think you're looking for, but it definitely seems genuine and personal. Move Me by Badflower:

    https://youtu.be/s3mYCJso23c

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    This next one is another that comes more from my parents' music taste. I think this one is probably a better answer to the question. Is it possible to like and dislike a song at the same time? Because that's how I feel about this one: Could've Been Me by Billy Ray Cyrus

    https://youtu.be/TX1660lH6Cc

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    Update: I think I'm going to have to remove my links because I'm editing my answer. I would definitely like at least one example. I enjoying listening to your selections and having new bands/songs to listen to :-)

  • 1 month ago

    'Sally Cinnamon' by The Stone Roses.

    Hats off to Petter for his honest answer there is nothing worse than missed chances.

  • Petter
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    I wish I had a time machine to go back in time and play this song for this one particular girl. It literally was like in this song, I completly froze up and stopped breathing whenever she was around. I've never experienced that same thing before or after that, not like that.

    I never told her how I felt about her, and that is something I will regret for the rest of my life. I don't think it would have changed anything really, but then at least I would have known...

    I Wish You Were Mine - Loving Caliber Feat. Mia Nileshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmqXzvh_zXI

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  • vtd288
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    "First Glimmer" - Paul Westerberg

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCfSDKIdtZE

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  • mars
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    You're Beautiful by James Blunt ("And I don't think that I'll see her again, But we shared a moment that will last 'till the end").

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