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Old 10th May 2008, 02:08 PM
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I think she's talking about not only that, but also about losing her longtime friend to suicide, her X-year long relationship with Tomoya, and maybe even her #1 streak. The past year was really rough on Ayu; she lost a lot of long-lasting things. I can see how these lyrics can apply to any of these things, which is probably why it's called something as all-encompassing as "Life".
That's a very good point. 07 was one of so much change all at once for her, I can definitely see how not only it would be horrible or at least painful, but almost humbling for Ayu, too. To be honest going through even *one* of those changes is a pretty big deal, but to have them all happen one after another is quite awful. I'm just glad she's able to take this kind of stance on it and show it in her music.
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Old 27th June 2008, 06:37 PM
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i always start off my music playlist with this song!!

i honestly think that this is one of ayu's most refreshing song in a very, very, very, very long time. it's brings back that old pop-ish sound of ayu that i first fell in love with, and this song wouldn't be out of place in an album like say, "my story". some may think that it is boring, but it definitely sounds different from what we've been getting lately.

and after carefully studying the lyrics, i've begun to appreciate this song even more.

one of ayu's best song in a while.
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Old 28th June 2008, 02:13 AM
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No offense but her lyrics are really getting repetitive. x__x; I like them and all, but I'm bored.
I dunno if repetitive is the word...i mean, most artists have themes they focus on in the lyrics they write. So i don't think they're repetitive as much as just maybe expected form Ayu. Her styles is definitely evident in every line of the song, but it's not boring to me yet. I like these lyrics. I mean, half the artists out now have at least a dozen songs with "i love you" as the theme and refrain for the song. She's still doin her thing.
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No offense but her lyrics are really getting repetitive. x__x; I like them and all, but I'm bored.
Exactly! I think she should write about some new things.. She could still keep her STYLE. Good writers have a style. Sentence structures, word use, etc. that is trademark for them. That doesn't mean she has to write her songs so much about the same theme. Srsly. @____x
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