Why do heartbreaks have to hurt as much as they do? When someone breaks your heart, it literally feels like they’ve carved a hole in your chest, ripped out your heart, thrown it on the ground and stomped on it until there was no longer a beat of any sort.

Anyone who’s ever experienced a heartbreak will tell you that it gets better over time, but sometimes a person just needs to stew before they start to feel better. If that’s where you are, here are 40 country songs that’ll help you nurse your hurting heart.

 

40 Country Songs to Nurse a Hurting Heart