Parasites

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  • Vocalist Kellin Quinn explained the song's meaning to Kerrang! "This lyric can be taken in a literal sense concerning self harm," he said. "Alternatively, there is a metaphorical sense of the struggles and tribulations you go through in your life. Sometimes, especially when you're young, you can see everything is so important, like every day he will be your last. But it won't be, and you will make it through."

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