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Old 03.07.2005, 05:45
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This is one of my favorite songs but i never did understand the lyrics. I beilive one verse refers to slavery. Also did Richmond really blow up?
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Old 07.09.2005, 04:30
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what song are you talking about?
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Old 20.12.2005, 15:14
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you don't have to understand all the lyrics to enjoy the music.
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Old 20.12.2005, 16:19
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It was a song John wrote from a idea that can from a tiff with his wife.
Wrote a song for everyone, but couldnt even talk to you (him/her) BT
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Old 21.12.2005, 00:51
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I love this song, it is one of my alltime favorites! I posted a topic on it a while ago ("The meaning of Wrote a song for everyone?"), you can find it under "lyrics". "Music Girl" posted a pretty intersting interview where John talked about it.
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Old 30.01.2006, 03:04
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It is a ballad of the civil war, at least thats how i interpret it. looking at the lyrics and comparing them with my own expirence as a historian, I can see many similaritys. I wrote a comprehensive list of these elsewher on
this site, in the topic that Becca D. posted
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