What does Powderfinger mean?

Neil Young: Powderfinger Meaning

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  1. anonymous
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    Jun 12th 2022 !⃝

    The first writer's description is a fluffy nothing written by a malcontent. Neil has written an extremely evocative song of early Americana. Anyone who has not seen / imagined the various scenes in the song has no EQ or imagination.

    It carries in my mind near perfection in lyrical prose:

    _"Shelter me from the Powder and the Finger
    Cover me with the thought that pulled the trigger
    Just think of me as one you never figured"_

    As any Water Sign (Rising Sign or Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus or Mars) would identify strongly with that sentiment.

  2. anonymous
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    May 5th 2022 !⃝

    More neil young bs , you know , kind of along the lines of Cortez the killer. pure made up bs just like so much of his crap .But Cortez the killer is complete baloney , even comes with anti Hispanic hate speech while still condoning human sacrifice .Yep , areal winner .

  3. anonymous
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    May 26th 2021 !⃝

    The most compelling and evocative anti-gun song in the rock genre. Shelter me from the powder me and the finger..


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