Most Hauntingly Beautiful and Sad Songs
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This song is perfect from the intertwined duets of voices and piano to the lyrics. It makes you want to stare at everything in wide eyed wonder. A musical version of the book "Sophie's World". It was used in the trailer for "The Lovely Bones"
It makes me feel somewhat isolated, very haunting.
Yes, another Elliott Smith song. I had to put this on here because of the piano at the beginning, if not for anything else. It makes you feel like you are spinning and slowly falling as he wraps you up in the lyrically brilliant song.
This is the best song I've ever heard. Kate's voice, the lyrics, the chorus, the guitar, piano, violin; it's all perfect. This song does get better each time you listen to it.
In my opinion, there's nothing more haunting than this song.
Tragic and haunting this song is so unique.
Awesome song. Sounds great and brings great imagery. I picture walking through the snowy woods in dead silence. If you're not a screamo fan however, I wouldn't recommend trying to find similar songs from this artist.
When my grandmother passed away, I listened to this song and I couldn't stop crying. Beautiful song
A great song, the melody pulls you in and the lyrics tell a sad but beautiful story of loss.
Its A7X...Name suggests the quality! Worth giving a shot..awesome song...a must listen..
Fantastic song, great lyrics capped off with a brilliant guitar solo.V 4 Comments
The book expresses the meaning of the song but Jennifer's voice brings so much more meaning.
It is amazing, beautiful and emotional
Jackie singing this gets me every time.
When Jackie sang this on talkshows, even the show hosts were in tears.
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