Struggle

Story Behind The Song

I wrote it when it had been a long time since I had a girlfriend. I'm now married with children, but I hope you can relate

Song Description

It's about struggling and the resilience of human spirit. Played with a tight group of organ, acoustic guitar, bass and drums

Song Length 2:16 Genre Rock - New Wave, Rock - Indie/Low-Fi
Tempo Medium Slow (91 - 110) Lead Vocal Male Vocal
Mood Troubled, Poignant Subject Searching for Love, Frustration
Similar Artists R.E.M., The Smithereens Language English
Era 2000 and later

Lyrics

Struggle On

D F#m G
I look at today I think it's tomorrow
D F#m G
I search for happiness I find sorrow
DSus4 D
My instincts stink
A
I make bad decisions
Dsus4 D A
All my good intentions turn out bad

I talk to the photo like she's (he's) still there
There's other fish in the ocean, my ocean of tears
My love life stinks I make bad relations
All my best connections turn out bad

CHORUS
G Bm D A
Oh the hardest thing is that I'm no further along
G Bm D C6 D C6 (twice more)
But the funny thing is I can struggle on

With all the nicest girls there's no future
To laugh and love to have and hold to nuture
The part that stinks I don't get any better
All my hard earned lessons turn out bad

(c)1993 Charles Whitman Rinaldo
2988 Caribbean Court, Fairfax, VA 22031

Lyrics Whitman Rinaldo Music Whitman Rinaldo
Producer Whitman Rinaldo Publisher Rinwhit Publishing ASCAP
Performance Whitman Rinaldo Label Sonority Records
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