Drowning me in your promises, better left unsaid."
Months passed. They broke up, as expected, and my own relationship showed signs of being doomed as well. One night before we called it quits, Bob called. He was at the hospital with his ex-girlfriend, who had tried to take her own life.
Decades have passed, and I don't know how her story ultimately ended. But sometimes when I hear "Heartbreaker," sadness comes over me. I remember the girl, her broken heart, that forgotten summer. Music can hold emotion that way, emotion we can use in our writing.
Do certain songs hold poignant memories for you? Do you use music as inspiration in your writing?