What does Fly Like an Eagle mean?

Search Login

Steve Miller Band: Fly Like an Eagle Meaning

Song Released: 1976


Fly Like an Eagle Lyrics

Time keeps on slippin', slippin', slippin'
Into the future
Time keeps on slippin', slippin', slippin'
Into the future

I want to fly like an eagle
To the sea
Fly like an eagle
Let my spirit carry me
I want to fly like an eagle
Till I'm...

  1.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jun 13th, 6:06pm report


    In a way you can say this song is about consciensciously rising [flying like a eagle] to ''escape'' into the future in order to be free and know oneself from the reality of what a unhealthy revolution can bring, but also can be about not running out of your mind for overcoming it, but with having faith in the power of The Lord that the poor and the hungry will be fed and clothed throughout the revolution. All the while preparing you to become a conscienscious space traveler by developing your conscious mind to the point that you can travel by creating and getting into a upwards tunnel zone vision. Realizing and feeling your thoughts with the eagle fadeing into consciousness to rise and disconnect from your body, and into the time that's slippin away through the revolution and into the future.



  2.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Aug 6th, 2014 8:45am report


    It's about skydiving.

    During the "fly like an eagle" parts he's looking at the horizon, enjoying the experience.

    During the "time keeps on slipping" parts he's looking down at the ground rushing towards him.

    The song ends during a "time keeps on slipping" part. Ouch.



  3.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Feb 13th, 2013 2:36pm report


    It's just psychedelic. What do need to know?




More Steve Miller Band song meanings »


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Lightning Stacy Horan
Ball and Biscuit anonymous
Franklin anonymous
All Too Well anonymous
Broken anonymous
Firework anonymous
President Carter anonymous
Breath anonymous
No Surrender anonymous
Scars To Your Beautiful anonymous
Vice anonymous
Stone in Love Baine
Dragula anonymous
Ghost anonymous
El Urgencia anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

OOOUUU
Young M.A
Too Much Sauce
DJ ESCO
Caroline
Amine
The Greatest
Sia
Still Falling For You
Ellie Goulding
Send Them Off!
Bastille
This Plane Don't Go There
Jason Aldean
Fade
Kanye West