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Is "Adagio for Strings op.11" the saddest song ever recorded in history?

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  1. 2Manboobs

    2Manboobs New Member Shot Dead

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    Every time I hear it, within 5 seconds of the start, I feel the urge to weep. . . .

    If this isn't the saddest, what is?

    [video=youtube;KfxqZagHXbM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KfxqZagHXbM[/video]

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  2. Swayze

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    No.

    The song your wonky asshole plays after eating a 2 dollar taco meal is
     
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    you said weep:gay:
     
  4. DrSublux

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    [video=youtube;wcKTbFbwrxE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcKTbFbwrxE[/video]
     
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    Your attempt at humor, much like your living arrangements, has failed you ...... again
     
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    [video=youtube;A2RtUv_PgGA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2RtUv_PgGA[/video]

    :bigcry:
     
  7. Swayze

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    Cool av
     
  8. doughhead63

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    That adagio is pretty tough...Mahler has some pretty dark shit, too.

    This one punches me in the throat

    [video=youtube;nuo0U1zPbac]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuo0U1zPbac[/video]
     
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    :jumpclap:
     
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    .... Depressing
     
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    Beautiful stuff, man.
     
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    The Russian's were pretty up, on being downers

    [video=youtube;fpeL3mvybP4]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpeL3mvybP4[/video]
     
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    It evokes so much emotion ....
     
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    It has its moments ...
     
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    no, this one....

    :tears:

    [video=youtube;KjNJmwwf7QA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KjNJmwwf7QA[/video]
     
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    yeah... that is a pretty sad one
     
  17. Dick Gozinya

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    Its the minor key. If you don't listen to it in the context of the movie, it really is a moving, beautiful piece that takes on the surroundings of your listening area.
     

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