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Milky Chance: Down by the River Meaning


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Down by the River Lyrics

Down by the river, I was drawn by your grace
Into tempest of oblivion and to the lovers-place
I was stuck in a puddle, full of tears and unwise
Dark doings now I know, that we've paid unlike
Honey I know, hey when we walked arm in arm
I felt...


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    Jul 16th, 7:25am report

    "Down by the river, I was drawn by your grace"

    This line could simply mean that Milky Chance was attracted to a woman's beauty and grace, her physical features and the way she carried herself.

    "Into depths of oblivion and to the lover's place"
    The lover's place referred to here could mean intimacy, physical contact or even sex. The depths of oblivion, refer to how he blindly fell in love with the woman he saw by the river.

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