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    Oct 3rd, 2016 10:56pm report

    A beautiful haunting song that could be about a soldier[partisan] let's say during WW2 that betrayed his home country[Germany,Yugoslavia,Poland,etc.] for a English Hornet[wasp] that he fell in love with to only be called ''The Traitor'' by his race to his face that was only looking for love.

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