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Old 11-07-2002, 01:46 AM   #41
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Wake up dead man-- "I'm fucked" song

The First Time-- Saddest psalm/parable

The Sweetest Thing-- Probably the one that connects to me the most... because it describes one-sided relationships.
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Old 11-07-2002, 02:28 AM   #42
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How can it not be "Mothers of the Disappeared"?
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Old 11-07-2002, 02:59 AM   #43
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I am going with Love is Blindness- very emotional and has a very sad vibe to it.....but then again there are so many sad U2 songs I think a very hounourable mention should go to (and from my skimming of this thread I dont think it has already been mentioned) Van Diemen's Land- just Edge, an electric guitar and very sad lyrics, maybe I can connect to it a bit more so seeing as though I am Australian and know all to well about our sad convict past!!!
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Old 11-07-2002, 08:19 AM   #44
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My choice as saddest is Mothers of Disappeared, no doubt, everything in that song, lyrics and melody, is heartbreaking.
Somehow nowadays I find Take Today sad as well, its the last track on disc 2, Salome bootleg, the version with vocals. Not reasonable explanations, more a feeling stuff.
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The whole idea behind them is just sad.
IGWSHA, So Cruel
It's almost hard to explain why these are sad.
Definately MOTD, WOWY, SIAM. etc
The you have the one-sided relationship songs:
AIWIY, Sweetest Thing, you get the idea
Pride makes me sad. The fact that he was assasinated is what does it. But the dram still lives on..
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