Music Saved Me Essay

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Trevor OlsonPeriod 7Comp. 1Mrs. WheelerMusic is the Cure for EverythingMusic, I believe, is the cure for everything because I was lost at one point…and music saved me. Music made me who I am today. If it weren't for music, I wouldn't be as funny (only funny on good days), handsome (also only on good days), social (yet again...only on good days), and so friendly. It sucks because I care so much about people. I can't even care for myself. They say music has magical powers, and I truly believe that. In my eighteen years of life, I had to go through different challenges that I had to overcome, but there has been one thing always by my side, music.Music has literally saved my life on multiple occasions. The first time, I was eight years old. I was inches away from giving up, changing, quitting, not trying, and start slacking...but as I was looking at myself in the mirror, I heard some music. I was thinking that in my last moments as me, I would like to hear some good music. I turned up the music that was playing on the CD player. It was "Paint to Black" by the Rolling Stones. I sat listening and put the started banging my head slowly. It just made me feel it would all be okay. Now, music is providing me with a part time career (soon to be full), and I find it is my only to escape and show honesty. Music is my lifeline. I listen to music constantly. Music has gotten me through the rough patches in my life by reminding me what it's like to feel...

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