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Nine Inch Nails: Down In It Meaning


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Song Released: 1989

Down In It Lyrics

Kinda like a cloud I was up way up in the sky.
And I was feeling some feelings you wouldn't believe.
Sometimes I don't believe them myself and I decided I was never coming down.

Just then a tiny little dot caught my eye.
It was just about...


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    Dec 10th, 12:46pm report

    I think he is talking about drugs, I was up above it; now I'm down in it... he got clean then relapsed.. well my interpretation says what I'm about


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    Sep 23rd, 2014 9:16am report

    This is about degenerative vitreous syndrome. He is talking about a dot that is an eye floater. He gets depressed about them.


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    Jan 9th, 2013 1:36pm report

    This is about obsession with a person who merely caught your eye and whom you know nothing about so you are able to manage your actions at first...but then it pulls you down.

    Possession of a fantasy in which you are the ruler of to obsession which denotes a sifnificant amount of objectification and depersonalization of the fantastical object of affection, which eventually becomes a fanatical personification of "tiny little dot."

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