Thursday, November 03, 2011

Lyrics I Don't Understand: Sometimes When We Touch

And sometimes when we touch
The honesty's too much
And I have to close my eyes and hide...

--Dan Hill

  • Can someone please explain what it means when the honesty's too much? Too much what? Also, why must he hide? I don't get it. 
  • Does anyone have a copy of the cliff's notes for this?
  • Please help me. This makes me crazy. 
  • Do I just not get love in the 70's?
  • Am I missing some sort of passion/complexity gene?
  • Are my relationships just not meaningful enough?
Perhaps, I'm over thinking this. 

8 comments:

  1. Ah...thank you, Dr. Monkey. I'll stop worrying about this now.

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  2. Maybe they just strung together random phrases that rhymed?

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  3. You got a cut of those sweet K-Tel dividends for this, didn't you.

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  4. Some of the rest of the lyrics reveal Hill as likely having Antisocial Personality Disorder tendencies. "Too much honesty" is the least of his problems.

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  5. Indeed...I almost included the lyrics "sometimes I want to break you..." but it felt too icky to contemplate.

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