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The Song Meme-ory Game

I saw this over at KB's and I just had to play. Here's the rules:

Step 1: Put your media player on random.
Step 2: Pick your favorite lines from the first 25 songs that play.
Step 3: Post and let everyone you know guess what song the lines come from.
Step 4: Cross out the songs when someone guesses correctly and give them credit.

As these songs get guessed, I'll put them up for download. Right click and save as on the song name. Don't cheat and use Google either!

1. Sitting in an armchair with my head between my hands. Wouldn't have to be like this if only you'd understand. The Cranberries - Wanted; guessed by Syd
2. Just try to see in the dark. Just try to make it work. To feel the fear before you're here. The Cure - Close To Me; guessed by Somewhat
3. Two dozen other stupid reasons why we should suffer for this.
4. You've got to bet on yourself, now star, 'cause that's your best bet. 311 - All Mixed Up; guessed by KB
5. Miles and miles away from your touch, aching everywhere.
6. I believe that fate has brought us here and we should be together, babe. Macy Gray - I Try; guessed by Kelly
7. My heart is yours. It's you that I hold on to. Coldplay - Sparks; guessed by Rain
8. Softly in the distance nothing stirs about and the night is filled with the sound of a whipporwil.
9. Boy, you best pray that I bleed real soon. How's that thought for you? Tori Amos - Silent All These Years; guessed by Meredith
10. See the pyramids along the Nile. Watch the sun rise on a tropic isle. Bob Dylan - You Belong To Me; guessed by Mark Smith
11. When we make love it seems a little desolate. It's hard sometimes not to look away. Dido - Stoned; guessed by KB
12. It lit up the fish like rain and rained them down on me. The Cure - Hot! Hot! Hot!; guessed by KB
13. I'll take my chances, I'll take it day by day. Let the curtain fall I'm out of love that's all.
14. Don't you know, it's not easy when you gotta walk upon that line. INXS - What You Need; guessed by Pierce
15. I hate to look into those eyes and see an ounce of pain. Guns 'N Roses - Sweet Child 'O Mine; guessed by RedJen
16. Four in the morning, you're still wide awake. Just can't shake, shake, shake your headache.
17. I'm the chill that never left your spine in the building where you live and breathe. Quarterflash - Take Me To Heart; guessed by Kimberly
18. Your knees'll start shaking and your fingers pop like a pinch on the neck of Mr. Spock. Beastie Boys - Intergalactic; guessed by Meredith
19. I may not drive a fancy car or be a famous movie star, but all of that can fade in the morning light.
20. The telephone is screaming. Won't she leave me alone? The Police - Mother; guessed by Pierce
21. I scream long and hard, "Won't somebody help me?"
22. You've got your mother's cheekbones and your father's crooked smile.
23. Ain't nothin' better. We beat the odds together. Shania Twain - Still the One; guessed by KB
24. I know you really loved me but, you see, my hands were tied.
25. Who would of believed that you where part of a dream? Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You; guessed by RedJen

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I know that #23 is Shania Twain's "Still the One" because I sing that one to the wife all the time.

OMG, #4 is 311's "All Mixed Up" (dunno what ta do... Love that album, actually I love the first two albums.

.: KB said on December 15, 2004 07:35 PM :: link it :.

#9: Tori Amos, Silent All These Years
#18: Beastie Boys, Intergalactic

.: Meredith said on December 15, 2004 08:24 PM :: link it :.

#10 You belong to me

.: Mark Smith said on December 16, 2004 12:17 AM :: link it :.

#15 is Sweet Child of Mine - Guns 'n' Roses
#25 is Can't Smile Without You - Barry Manilow

.: RedJen said on December 16, 2004 12:53 AM :: link it :.

14 What You Need by INXS
20 Mother by The Police

.: Pierce said on December 16, 2004 03:01 AM :: link it :.

#6 is "I Try" by Macy Gray.

.: Kelly said on December 16, 2004 10:47 AM :: link it :.

#1 is from the Cranberries, is it Linger?

.: syd said on December 16, 2004 11:23 AM :: link it :.

Not linger, not linger, it's You wanted it all, by the Cranberries!

.: syd said on December 16, 2004 11:25 AM :: link it :.

More time to look today. #11 is a Dido song. I hear her voice. I just don't know the name. And how can I miss The Cure! #12 is "Hot! Hot! Hot!" Kiss me, kiss me, kiss me...

.: KB said on December 16, 2004 01:02 PM :: link it :.

#7 is Sparks by Coldplay. Neat game. [:

.: Rain said on December 16, 2004 04:18 PM :: link it :.

Ooh, I know one!

#17 is Quarterflash - Take Me To Heart

I love that song!

.: kimberly said on December 16, 2004 06:11 PM :: link it :.

Number two is The Cure, Close to Me. Love that song.

.: Somewhat said on December 17, 2004 10:23 AM :: link it :.

You're too early! Come back at December 15, 2004 06:43 PM to see this post.

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