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Iron Maiden: Wasted Years Meaning


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Song Released: 1986

Wasted Years Lyrics

From the coast of gold, across the seven seas
I'm travellin' on, far and wide
But now it seems, I'm just a stranger to myself
And all the things I sometimes do, it isn't me but
someone else

I close my eyes, and think of home
Another city...

  1. anonymous
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    Feb 17th 2021 report

    Realize you are presently living in the best time of your life, instead of dwelling and reminiscing on glorified memories because they are in the past.

  2. anonymous
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    Sep 4th 2017 report

    It's about looking forward and getting on with life not looking back at the past!

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