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Song Released: 2008


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This is Home Lyrics

Often I am upset
That I cannot fall in love
But I guess
This avoids the stress of falling out of it
Are you tired of me yet?
I'm a little sick right now
But I swear
When i'm ready I will fly us out of here
I'll cut my hair
To make you...

  1. 1TOP RATED

    anonymous
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    Aug 11th, 2019 8:56pm report


    I think it is about how a transgender person comes out and faces the world.



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    anonymous
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    Oct 23rd, 10:30pm report


    I believe that this song is in the point of view of a closeted transgender (ftm). For instance, the lyric “I’ll hide my chest” demonstrates dysphoria.



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    anonymous
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    Feb 26th, 2:56pm report


    I think it’s about the POV of someone that’s asexual and wants to love someone but can’t commit to them.



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    anonymous
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    Feb 13th, 2:56pm report


    I believe this song is about a person who is having a hard time with life and needs help.



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    anonymous
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    Jan 21st, 1:51pm report


    Well I definitely sense trans vibes and also mental illness such as autism, anxiety, depression and others depending on what lyrics you look at. It is also about finding who you are and being aromantic/asexual.



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    anonymous
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    Dec 11th, 12:57am report


    I beleive the song is about someone facing the struggles of being transgender (mtf) as suggested in the lines "I'll hide my chest" Those demonstrate simple symtoms of body dysphoria. Not only that, but he talks about being aromantic as suggested in the lines, "Often i am upset, that I can not fall in love but i guess.. just avoids the stress of falling out of it"



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    anonymous
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    Nov 20th, 11:34pm report


    I also believe that this song is about closeted transgenders ,but I believe that there is more than one and one of them is promising to keep the other safe no matter what



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    anonymous
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    Nov 17th, 11:00pm report


    The first half is about being trans and the second half is about autism



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    anonymous
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    Apr 18th, 2012 4:46pm report


    Someone that perhaps has gone through difficulties and the only place where it feels like "home" is by being closer to God. That with him everything is better. Changing old habits and not going back to them.

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    anonymous
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    Jun 11th, 2011 6:45pm report


    This song is about to things...
    Going to heaven when Jesus comes back, or about finally coming to Jesus after all the questions you have had about christianity. This is a powerful and wonderful song.




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