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Fleetwood Mac: The Chain Meaning


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Song Released: 1997

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The Chain Lyrics

Listen to the wind blow,
Watch the sun rise,
Run in the shadows,
Damn your love, damn your lies,

And if you don't love me now,
You will never love me again,
I can still hear you sayin' you would never break the...


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    Oct 17th, 2012 10:24am report

    The opening lyrics set the tone for a person who hasn't slept all night. They have been waiting for their lover to come home. They have finally realized that this person is cheating on them with a new love.
    It is the realization of the ending of their relationship. The "Chain" is the bind of love that the lover had promised the person that would never end, or break.


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    Mar 2nd, 2018 3:12pm report

    Ich habe von diesem Lied geträumt.
    Ich war ganz allein in einem Flur und alle Menschen die mir wichtig waren haben mich verlassen. Ich hatte eine Kette um den Hals und hörte dieses Lied. Mir wurde klar,dass ich ganz allein bin.


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    Feb 10th, 2018 2:46pm report

    It's about a relationship break down in the band and the commitment to keeping the band together. Which they did


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    Dec 18th, 2017 12:16pm report

    I heard on the radio a few weeks ago that this song was about the band and what tied them together. As there was a rift in the band between the two woman.

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