Foo Fighters: Dear Rosemary Meaning
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Dear Rosemary Lyrics
Now get away get away get away from me
I couldn't grow just living in the shadow
Where do you go when no one's following you?
You ran away ran away it was righ on cue
Shall I go on and on and...
anonymous Jul 29th, 2013 7:01am report
This song is about Courtney and Kurts attorney, Rosemary Caroll. She was the first person to say to Tom Grant it wasnt a suicide at all. The letter Tom Grant wrote to Rosemary Caroll at the time he was investigating Kurt's death had this words in the header: Dear Rosemary... This letter was about Tom Grant trying to convince Rosemary to keep helping him with the truth, but she suddenly stopped helping him and threatened Tom Grant with a offensive answer talking about putting her lawyers to make him stop. She was probably been threatened by Courtney Love to stop talking. Thats the truth, BELIEVE it or not.
anonymous Nov 8th, 2015 11:02am report
Maybe it is about Rosemary Kennedy...read about her and what the Kennedys did to her and why. Then listen again and think twice. Maybe the song is some kind of flip-flop picture.
anonymous Nov 19th, 2013 11:45am report
In my opinion it's about depression. How it can effect two lives, not just one.
And that's all I have to say about that.
anonymous Apr 11th, 2012 4:14pm report
It is about Rosemary Carroll, Courtney love's attorney, and how she lied to help Courtney Love get away with the murder of Kurt Cobain."Truth ain't gonna change the way you lie", "This was no ordinary lie". These lyrics are very obvious. Although not everything Grohl writes is about Nirvana, this one clearly is. Your welcome.
anonymous Jan 14th, 2012 1:33pm report
I think the song is dealing with a case where someone fell in love with a hooker, who is trying to keep the secret of her 2nd life apart from her relationship. "living in the shadows" He might discovered some evidences and is able to understand her situation in parts: "false start..." But he's also warning: "Pick up the pieces" (of truth?) "coming down around you" , "youth ain't gonna change the way you die" (inside?) In the end he has to leave her to save himself
anonymous Jan 14th, 2012 1:31pm report
I think the song is dealing with a case where someone fell i love with a hooker, who is trying to keep the secret of her 2nd life apart from her relationship. "living in the shadows" He might discovered some evidences and is able to understand her situation in parts: "false start..." But he's also warning: "Pick up the pieces" (of truth?) "coming down around you" , "youth ain't gonna change the way you die" (inside?) In the end he has to leave to save himself
anonymous Jan 10th, 2012 1:29am report
It's abvious that it's about Rosemary Carroll. Maybe she has the answers for all our questions about Kurt's Death and "she get away".
anonymous Oct 22nd, 2011 10:08pm report
I think that this song is talking about the sacrifice that one makes for love.You care so much that person and you forgot care yourself.
Then you realize that she never cared of you.It hurts.You feel betrayed, used, and the inly thing that you can do to stop the bottom of the hole of pain its forgot it.
anonymous Jul 12th, 2011 7:18pm report
Not everything IS about Nirvana or Kurt, but I do think this is about Courtney, as Courtney really irritates Dave... And I think I heard somewhere he used to like her a lot.
anonymous Jul 11th, 2011 7:52pm report
I read somewhere that this is could be about Rosemary Carroll..
anonymous Jul 3rd, 2011 7:12pm report
My first impression was also that of Courtney and Kurt. Good song
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