What does I'm Still Standing mean?

Elton John: I'm Still Standing Meaning

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Song Released: 1983


I'm Still Standing Lyrics

You could never know what it's like
Your blood like winter freezes just like ice
And there's a cold lonely light that shines from you
You'll wind up like the wreck you hide behind that mask you use

And did you think this fool could never...

  1. anonymous
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    Sep 26th 2020 !⃝

    I think y’all are very delusional. The song is about his former boyfriend (and not girlfriend.......) John Reid. I’m not making anything up (before y’all come for me), watch the movie

  2. anonymous
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    Jul 5th 2018 !⃝

    A person going through a break up, the person just continues through their life and looking back on it with a sense of pride of it happening, to strengthen their heart and being.

  3. anonymous
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    Apr 16th 2018 !⃝

    This is the story of a young man who is getting over a tough breakup with his girlfriend, He explains how he is "still standing" even though it was a tough breakup.

  4. kooljohn176
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    Jan 19th 2017 !⃝

    A great old song by ELTON JOHN about a Individual person or Elton John himself who OVERCAME HIMSELF [the disease and addiction of drugs along with The Pusher that fueled his hungry Ego] To proudly say to ''IT'', ''I'AM Still Standing'' as a true survivor, still alive to feel free and happy as a kid from the clown ''IT'' wanted me to become, while hiding behind that mask that ''IT'' wears. A reminder to a modern day ''TRUMP TRIUMPS'' over the ''morbid nihilism'' pushed by The Left that wanted to see him like a dead clown with no hope and faith that only back fired on them.

  5. anonymous
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    Jul 25th 2016 !⃝

    Nobody can knock him down he stays strong no matter what

  6. anonymous
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    Dec 17th 2011 !⃝

    He keeps wanting to be loved, no matter how hard he gets pushed.


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