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today could've been the day
that you blow out your candles
make a wish as you close your eyes
today could've been the day
everybody was laughin'
instead i just sit here and cry
who would you be?
what would you look like
when you looked at...

  1. anonymous
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    Aug 13th 2017 report

    My mom had a miscarriage a year after I was born I'm 15 now and I'm just thinking of what she would of been

  2. anonymous
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    Aug 11th 2017 report

    I lost my beautiful baby boy on 4.26.17 he was stillborn at 36 weeks. This song touches my heart in a way I wish it never would. But as in the song not a day goes by I don't think of you. He'll always be in my heart & this song is a great reminder of that.

  3. anonymous
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    Jun 24th 2017 report

    Today I attended the funeral of a three year old little boy. He died in a tragic farm accident. My heart just hurts.

  4. anonymous
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    Mar 8th 2017 report

    Song lyrics.. sad.. but will remind you of your daughter. She would be 9 years old this year and not 7. Sorry to hear about your daughter..

  5. anonymous
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    Mar 7th 2017 report

    My daughter died four hours after she was born in 2008 and when I listen to this song it means alot cause I wish I could of watch her grow up..It 2017and she would 7 year old

  6. darrenswain
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    Oct 25th 2016 report

    I am the father of four daughters. On November 23, 2015, my oldest daughter Sarah committed suicide at the age of 17. She and I both are big Daughtry fans and we both always liked and appreciated this song. The day I lost her, this song took on a whole new meaning. Every lyric applies to what could have been and should have been. It has nearly been a year and every time I hear this song I just go to pieces all over again. To me this song has no time or age constraints on it. My heart goes out to everyone who has posted their interpretations. Thank you Chris for this beautiful song. Darren Swain 10/25/16

  7. anonymous
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    Sep 16th 2016 report

    I came across this song today the day before what should have been my sons 7th birthday but sadly he was never here long enough to know what a birthday party was. He was just 6 days old when he died. This song pretty much sums up how my day has been thinking of the party I should have been organising....

  8. anonymous
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    Dec 11th 2012 report

    Here is the explanation (4:16 mark)

  9. anonymous
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    Oct 2nd 2012 report

    This is song is actually about my cousin Janessa Byers. She had passed away from cancer at the age of eight. Just so you know. :) RIP "Boey".

    This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway
  10. anonymous
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    Jun 11th 2012 report

    this song is so sad but open up your eyes by chris is heartbreaking :'(

  11. anonymous
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    Mar 21st 2012 report

    It is about miscarriage listen to the lyrics....
    We have suffered 4 horrible losses my twins triplet and 3 miscarriaged after that.
    I cannot listen to this song without crying but it does help me heel god bless all the parents of angel babies no one knows our pain until some one has felt it themselves xx

  12. anonymous
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    Mar 16th 2012 report

    Actually, it was his brother's wife who had a miscarriage.

  13. anonymous
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    Feb 24th 2012 report

    the loss of a child... i've had three miscarriages and my daughter died at 5 days old and this song says it all... cried and felt love all at the same time.. thank you chris...xo

  14. anonymous
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    Jan 9th 2012 report

    Chris Daughtry's friend had a miscarriage. So sad. My prayers go out to that family thru the hardest times! <3

  15. anonymous
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    Jan 6th 2012 report

    Chris Daughtry

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