Like most teenage songsmiths the songs were about imagined or unrequited love.
Why do I feel like this when I know, when reason tells me that my love is unrequited ?
Where has my sense of romance, of unrequited love gone?
They also give a good insight into his troubled personal life, his unrequited loves and rocky friendships with fellow artists.
He wanted to get close to her, but didn't want to admit his unrequited feelings.
The way he obsesses about her, the way he berates her, the way he trembles when he calls her evil: this must be unrequited love.
Before then, the receiver had to pay for postage, so you had to be pretty certain that your love was not unrequited before sending a tender message.
The fact is I am in love with her, and this unrequited emotion has paralyzed me.
Only so many poems can be written about unrequited love.
As with the unrequited love theme, also this was always a figment of the imagination, a displaced fantasy.