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Pearl Jam: State of Love and Trust Meaning


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State of Love and Trust Lyrics

State of love and trust
as I busted down the pretext
sin still plays and preaches
but to have an empty court, uh huh
and the signs are passin, grip the wheel
can't read it
sacrifice receiving the smell that's on my hands...hands yeah
and I...


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    Dec 13th, 2019 12:36am report

    To me, it almost has the same meaning as Vermillion by Slipknot. Like, a man raping a girl (make it painful, painfully quick- right after "lay her down as priest does") then the guilt and shame driving him to suicide.

    I could be totally wrong though.


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    May 31st, 2018 5:49am report

    It’s about battling your own instincts on love, and being faithful.


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    May 5th, 2016 5:21am report

    Having thoughts of suicide.

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