Purcella was almost in love with a narcissist. It was the most intense, music-filled, story-like experience of her life.
Now she looks back on that time with a mix of sadness and relief. Sadness because she fell in love, and relief because she escaped before it was too late. If you’re thinking about falling.
At first, it was just the music that brought them together. They bonded over their shared love of all things musical. But soon, it became so much more than that. They were in love with each other, completely and utterly head-over-heels. And it felt like the music was playing just for them. But then she started to notice the cracks.
She was inspired to write “Tight Rope” This person made her feel like she was walking on eggshells around them, and she never knew what was going to set her off. Writing the song helped her to process her feelings about the person, and to understand why she had been drawn to them in the first place.
For a while, she was completely under the spell of that person who is self-centered. But then she started to see the cracks in the facade. The self-absorption, the lack of empathy, the need for constant validation… it all became too much. she realized that she was in danger of being consumed by this person. So she pulled away, and it was the hardest thing she’d ever done.
The music of “Tight Rope” by Purcella is deeply moving and evocative. It tells the story of a woman struggling to keep her balance while walking a tightrope of pleasing others. The music captures the tension and drama of her journey, as she tries to maintain her composure while precariously navigating the narrow path ahead. The lyrics are also very powerful and speak to the challenges we all face in life as we try to stay on course despite the obstacles and challenges that come our way. This song is sure to resonate with anyone who has ever felt like they were walking a tightrope in their own life.