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Don’t enjoy music anymore

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StuckandTired

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Music used to be my life but now even when I try to listen to it I just feel like what’s the point? Or I tell myself oh grow up and stop being such a teenager. I used to be such a different person. I was wild and free and full of passion for life even though I was a mess. Have I permanently died inside? I want my identity back but have struggled with losing it since getting sober. Will I ever enjoy things again?
 
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SomeSwedishGirl

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Music used to be my life but now even when I try to listen to it I just feel like what’s the point? Or I tell myself oh grow up and stop being such a teenager. I used to be such a different person. I was wild and free and full of passion for life even though I was a mess. Have I permanently died inside? I want my identity back but have struggled with losing it since getting sober. Will I ever enjoy things again?
Yes you will. I’ve gone through this as well, just losing interest and love for things that has been important in the past. But it’s not permanent. Nothing ever is. Might take 3 days for it to come back, might be 3 years... or 30.
 
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Purpleplum

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Your interests change as you get older. All people experience being young, wild, free and full of passion and then growing up with responsibilities, interest in world events and in different aspects of what life is about.
 
SomeSwedishGirl

SomeSwedishGirl

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So you’re saying growing older means not enjoying things anymore?
 
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Mikrokosmos

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Will I ever enjoy things again?
Definetely. When I was teenager I listened a lot of the music, but in one moment I stopped, and thought that i will stop forever. Now I am a musican. What generes of music you like?
 
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