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Metallica: Holier Than Thou Meaning


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The crap rolls out your mouth again
Haven't changed, your brain is still gelatin
Little whispers circle around your head
Why don't you worry about yourself INSTEAD!!!

Who are you? where ya been? where ya from?
Gossip burning on the...


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    Sep 15th, 9:41am report

    It’s about narcissism and/or a narcissistic person. This song speaks to me as if I was singing the song myself. This explains my ex wife perfectly.


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    Feb 29th, 2012 2:48pm report

    Its definetly about judgement. And how people judge too quickly


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    Apr 26th, 2011 4:54pm report

    This song is pretty much dealing with people who gossip and talk trash. and how they need to keep their mouths shut and stay out of things. and that they are so quick to judge people.


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    Aug 1st, 2010 8:45pm report

    Holier than thou is simply what two guys are saying to each other while their fighting to the death. It's hard to tell because Metallica only has one vocalist.

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