(Can you hear me callin' your name girl?)

(I am standin', standin' in the red, red rain)

(In the mornin', standin' in the red, red, rain)

Can't you hear me? Can you hear me callin' your name, girl?
In the mornin', while I'm standin' in the red, red rain girl

(In the mornin', standin' in the red, red rain)

Can't you hear me? Can you hear me callin' your name, girl?
In the mornin', while I'm standin' in the red, red rain girl

You think not tellin' is the same as not lyin', don't you?
Then I guess not feelin' is the same as not cryin' to you
You think not tellin' is the same as not lyin', don't you?
Then I guess not feelin' is the same as not cryin' to you

In the red! In the rain
In the rain
In the red! In the red!
In the rain, in the rain
In the rain! In the rain!
In the rain! In the rain!
In the red! In the red!
In the rain! In the rain!

If there is a lie, then there is a liar too
If there is a sin, then there is a sinner too
And if there is a lie, then there is a liar too
And if there is a sin, then there is a sinner too

In the red! In the rain
In the rain
In the red! In the red!
In the rain, in the rain
In the red! In the red!
In the rain! In the rain!

In the red! In the red!
In the rain! In the rain!
In the red! In the red!
In the rain! In the rain!

(Don't you hear me, can't you hear me callin' your name girl?)


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Red Rain song meanings
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  • +2
    General CommentA couple of things not quite addressed as I find the first lines very innocent and then they turn sinister:

    1) He kills himself bleeding to death in front of her and wants to have a perverse revenge that haunts her, even when she first wakes up "in the morning"

    2) He kills her and regrets it the next day and then tries to justify her murder. But he is covered in her blood and she cannot hear him,

    But possibly the blood is like others have stated from the other man.
    superfreak30328on July 13, 2009   Link
  • +1
    General CommentFor me this song is about not being able to have sex because your woman is hella menstruating.
    sand_whaleon June 08, 2008   Link
  • 0
    General CommentOh how I love this song... I just have to say that... I don't really have any suggestions as to what it's about... I guess it's one of those songs that a lot of people can interpret to be able a certain girl or guy... I sure can
    calebyon June 10, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentNot "able", I mean "about" a certain guy or girl.
    calebyon June 10, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this song too, especially the bells!
    HowardTCoon June 12, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI love this song too, especially the bells!
    HowardTCoon June 12, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentGreat song, especially during the "And if there is a lie, then there is a liar too"-part, Jacks voice just gets cooler right there.
    Nosdravdeon June 12, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentfaveorite song on the new album
    thehivesfanon June 13, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is great, it is also maybe my fav song. i think it's about someone who thinks that just saying nothing or doing nothing is just like not doing or saying the wrong thing, and he sees that and wants to show the person so it'll stop. ya... or i could be wrong (btu i think i'm right)
    candycanechild88on June 14, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentAmazing lyrics, I think its the only song on the album other than "I May Be Lonely" that I loved straight away.
    bonginthereggaesongon June 16, 2005   Link

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