System of a Down: Streamline Meaning
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I wasnt there for you
I know weathers gonna be fine
But I cant see you cross the streamline
My love waits for me in daytime
But I cant see you through the snowblind
But I wasnt there for you
You are gone (I wasnt...
anonymous Jan 16th, 2007 1:31pm report
This is part three of three which goes as following,
1. Ego Brain 2. Roulette 3. Streamline, because they're in order on the album. Get it? Good.
(note this may or may not be before roulette)
This song is about how he still misses her, and that he still crushes himself on not saying goodbye(You are gone, goodbyes are long) and how that he wasn't there for her. Then he blames himself, (I can't see you through the snowblind), the snowblind being his philospher's mind or his ego.
anonymous Nov 8th, 2016 11:45pm report
I think this is about a deadbeat dad who wants to reconcile with his son/daughter after their death/leaving.
anonymous Sep 14th, 2012 9:00pm report
i think this song is about a man whose wife died after they had a fight or something,*you are gone, and i wasnt the for you, goodbyes are long*
anonymous Nov 4th, 2009 11:18pm report
About loss of a love, he lost her due to selfishness, and now he can't get over her.
anonymous Jun 21st, 2008 6:14pm report
I think this song is about someone that dies and he "wasn't there for her". He's blaming himself for her death. That's my opinion.
im_right_on_this_one Jun 6th, 2007 6:28pm report
I agree with the bloke below, all of those songs are very deep and serj is trying to get out a serious message, in all of his songs, he says that he wants you to figure out what it means, he thinks its more fun that way so you understand it more for yourself.
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