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This is where the helicopters came to take me away
This is where the children used to play

This is only half a mile away from the attack
This is where my life changed in a day
And then it changed back
Buried in the din of rotor noise and...

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    anonymous
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    Aug 24th, 8:25am report


    I think it’s about the Iraq War. I mainly say this is relation to the other song on this album called “Sell, Sell, Sell.” At first I thought it was about Vietnam as many suggested, but the lyrics “the world loves its irony” refers to how much people glorified the “War on Terror” thing.




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    anonymous
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    Dec 1st, 2009 12:53pm report


    About the aftermath of a war after the news media packs up and leaves.




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