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Tear Jerker: The Agonist
All of Waiting Out the Winter.
And I just witnessed my first death. I watched the last escaping breath. I just saw a life turn into death. For them to claim it doesn't count is reckless, blind ignorance!
The Mass of the Earth, especially the end.
So, here I lay, bent shoulders, broken ribs. I sink into the Earth and all I can hope is to take this baggage to the grave - one more step, I cannot take - by the time you read this I'll have passed away.
Because of the rather cynical subject matter of most of their songs this happens quite a bit.