One Man Army

Album: Happiness Is Not A Fish That You Can Catch (1999)
Charted: 70
  • Take these plastic people
    Read their lips, now let it linger
    Is there anything that makes them sound sincere?
    Tightly hold your hand
    Take a deep breath, give them the finger
    Are you worried
    That your thoughts are not quite clear?
    Overlooked, unfit appearance

    I remember falling
    I remember marching
    Like a one man army
    Through the blaze
    I remember coughing
    I believe in something
    I don't want to remember falling
    For their lies

    Unbutton your clothes
    Undress your soul, show them your vigor
    Are those inhibitions easiest to fear?
    Take this gasoline tin
    Head up high, walk like a winner
    Let the bare feet be the last sound that they hear

Comments: 2

  • Jeremy from Miramici, CanadaI really believe this song is all about questioning and breaking free from christanity. (not an attack on christanity but the corruption that it holds today) When he says give them the finger are you worried that your thoughts are not quite clear I can relate to this, because even though I believe I'm athiest I still question even that.
    Ultimatly I think hes saying he doesnt want to remember falling for the lies of christianity, but doesnt know what else to believe.
    He sings Unbutton your clothes undress your soul show them your vigor.
    and by this I think hes saying that christianity is based off of guilt, as long as your confess your sins your naked to your religion, making you afraid of what you believe in.
  • Christopher from Miami, Flan absolute anthem for anyone who wants to break free, from the static around them, and the people whom cause it.
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