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Elton John: Healing Hands Meaning


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Song Released: 1989

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I never dreamed I could cry so hard
That ain't like a man
I could fly like a bird some days
Had a place where I could land

I could have sworn we were all locked in
Ain't that what you said
I never knew it could hurt so bad
When the power...


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    Dec 18th, 12:25pm report

    Healing Hands by Elton John is a very clear lyrics. I think it's about a couple. The guy is in pain because his significant other is cold to him and her love is gone. He needs assurance that their love is not yet gone and he will be healed by her love and her touch. I think the latest comment explained it clearly too.

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    Dec 18th, 12:05pm report

    To me this song is about finding your one true love in life. The love that person gives you can cure any pain you experience in your life. If your one true love happens to be a Doctor, and Doctor's are said to possess healing hands, then the track is directly on point.


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    Dec 23rd, 2013 12:08pm report

    It was actually written about a guy who toured with him and his sound man got sick. He prayed for him and he got well again and this inspired Elton to write the song healing hands.

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