“It’s sad because of how melancholy and miserable the message is. What started out as hope and a plan to leave the place where she grew up slowly turns to misfortune and a missed opportunity where now she’s just stuck in the same place without a mother, father, or the person she loved.”

“I heard it after losing my mother and turned into a sobbing mess. It captured a wholly lived life of regrets, love, hope, and beauty.”

“He wrote it as Alzheimer’s was taking away his memory. It was the last song he recorded.”

“Musically and lyrically, it is fantastic at capturing a melancholy feeling it’s hard to find in a song.”

“What could be sadder than watching your loved one die next to you after a car crash?”

“I personally think heartbreak songs are sad, but sad songs about personal issues hurt on another (hopeless) level.”

“I used to listen to this song on a loop and just cry to it throughout my teens. I related far too much to the song.”

“This is one of the few songs that, even when I hear them in my head, give me chills and goosebumps. It’s that powerful.”

Source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/michelelbird/saddest-songs-people-have-ever-listened-to

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