Lyrics of Reason

Lyrical musings about relationships!

Song of Inspiration: Never Felt This Way by Brian McKnight March 1, 2011

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Pardon the love interruption:


I am a sucker for love, especially black love.  With so many negative stereotypes, it is good to see something positive and heartfelt.  I have included below one of my favorite episodes of “Martin”.  I hope you enjoy it as much as I do!


Song of Inspiration: Someone by Musiq February 21, 2011

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Lyrical Snippet

Someone who will put up with the things

Loving me can bring

But still be there to see us through

Someone who would put up

With the strange and complicated things

Cause I would do the same for her too

Someone who I can be real with

Ain’t gotta be perfect

Because loving one another is all that matters

So I came across the article below and thought wow!  I couldn’t have said it better myself.  Marriage is hard work!  I don’t know from personal experience but from observation and admiration of certain marriages.   However, sadly for many women (and some men) marriage is simply something on a to do list.  To some, marriage is a task to be completed by a certain age, after one has been in a relationship for a specified period of time or the thing to do after one has achieved professional success.  But marriage is (or at least should be) the union of two people who believe in the power of love, who are committed to preserving that love knowing preservation may not be an easy task.  Marriage is…a blessing, a gift that one must be ready for in order to truly value it.  To me, the song of inspiration, “Someone” by Musiq, comes to mind when I think of marriage.  Read on and let me know if you agree!  (more…)