What does Imaginary mean?

Evanescence: Imaginary Meaning

Album cover for Imaginary album cover

Song Released: 2004

Imaginary Lyrics

I linger in the doorway
Of alarm clock screaming
Monsters calling my name
Let me stay
Where the wind will whisper to me
Where the raindrops
As they’re falling tell a story

In my field of paper flowers
And candy clouds of...

  1. anonymous
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    Aug 7th 2006 !⃝

    Hey guys can't you tell with the line which says alarm clock screaming monsters? It's about not wanting to get up in the morning not wanting to face the outer world full of negative things.
    Luv anna
    you can email me!

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  2. anonymous
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    Jul 12th 2006 !⃝

    Hahaha she's not high!

    It's just that she (whoever "she" is) can stand all the problems going on in her life and the world, so has simply created herself an imaginary land in her mind, which she can go into.

  3. AwayFromMe
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    May 6th 2006 !⃝

    I think this song is about how you [people in general] live in a harsh world and don't want to put up with it anymore so you dream and live inside your own mind to escape.

  4. anonymous
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    May 6th 2006 !⃝

    This song is about getting high. She's imagining [hence the name] all these things because she's high.

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  5. Evanescencefreak
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    Apr 23rd 2006 !⃝

    Where did you get that from??? I don't think it's about rape...

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