What does Overweight mean?

Search Login

Blue October: Overweight Meaning

Tagged:

No tags, suggest one.

Get "Overweight" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon

Overweight Lyrics

Play "Overweight"
on Amazon Music

Ever carried the weight of another?
For how long?
I walk as far as they need to recover
For how long? (ha!)

I want to carry a piece of who I was before
So when I hit the wall, I really hit the wall
I want to tear away the death again
A whiter...

  1.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Dec 16th, 12:03am report


    Overweight is Justin's apology to all those who were weighed down by the weight of carrying the burden of his addiction. It's him owning up, admitting his wrongs, his self destruction, and telling the ones who he put thru hell and who had to carry him, who were hurt, who he let down, that he realizes everything now, making no excuses and being brutally honest, and it was an attempt at telling them he was sorry for all the pain and burden and chaos they were forced to deal with while he was too sick and reckless to deal with on his own. And it's a thank you and a vow to make amends and to change. To make them proud and to start carrying his own weight and then some... I wanna give the world a piggyback and take away some of my negative effect, I wanna treat the ones I love with respect... Etc. It's him grown up and present and believing in himself and recovery and seeing light instead of darkness, for the first time. This song makes me cry because it is so much like my son's father. He's not able to carry his own weight right now though. I tried introducing him to Blue. You can't save people though, not til they're ready to change. Like Justin was, eventually.



  2.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jul 7th, 2016 7:32am report


    Maybe he ate too many cake pops




More Blue October song meanings ยป


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Mother Love anonymous
Mama I'm Coming Home anonymous
Pacify Her anonymous
Home anonymous
Elevation anonymous
Shape Of You anonymous
Blind anonymous
What About Us Steve223
Like a Stone anonymous
The Outsider anonymous
The Void anonymous
Goodnight and Go anonymous
Breathe anonymous
How Could You Leave Us anonymous
Most Girls anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

I Got This
Jerrod Niemann
Where's My Love
SYML
Masterpiece
Danny Gokey
Good Life
The Young Escape
Never Enough
Loren Allred
Rewrite The Stars
Zac Efron
Pain
War on Drugs, The
Broken Prayers
Riley Clemmons