Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness song meanings
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  • +3
    General Commentproof that the pumpkins rock lyrically and instrumentally.
    starlightfadingon August 18, 2002   Link
  • +2
    General CommentTrivia, this song is played on guitar at the end of "Thru The Eyes of Ruby"
    SOAD_Fan_UKon February 21, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThe instrumental intro with the same name as its album is just simply great. First time I heard it I almost came to tears. It's's's a great foreword to one of the best albums ever.
    y2doggyon May 26, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song is so beautiful. Too bad it's so short, I could listen to it for hours.
    prozakruinon June 18, 2002   Link
  • +1
    General CommentOne of the most touching instrumentals I've ever heard. It's so short... and doesn't drag on, which makes it perfect.
    da77ynon April 07, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General CommentSigur Ros has been compared to The Smashing Pumpkins? WTF I like Sigur Ros but they are hardly similar at all.
    Frank N Furteron May 11, 2003   Link
  • +1
    General Commentokay, so i know that this is pathetic, but i actually wrote lyrics to this song...let me know what you think!

    melancholy and the infinite sadness
    melancholy and the infinite sadness
    infinite sadness

    the night has come to take me
    your tears are the stars
    from heaven above
    your words are the rain
    to carry me on
    your love is so true
    yet i must say
    i cannot stay
    it's my time to go
    it's my time to g(oh)

    melancholy and the infinite sadness
    melancholy and the infinite sadness
    infinite sadness

    the sapphires sparkle in your eyes
    i swear i'll never forget
    that night
    the impossible became
    what's right
    so indescribable
    are the
    moments of our lives
    you've saved me
    from all i believed
    but i must leave
    but you must believe
    you must recieve
    the light within me
    the love within me
    the night sets you free

    melancholy and the infinite sadness
    melancoly and the infinite sadness
    infinite sadness

    and now it's time to sa goodbye
    i love you
    please don't
    forget those nights
    my love i can't...
    i can't go on

    (remember you're the one i miss) - spoken @ the very end
    Lizzybelleon December 27, 2004   Link
  • +1
    General CommentAmazing instrumental, but Infinite Sadness is even better. It was the closing track on the vinyl version of Mellon Collie (there are two extra tracks on the 3 LP vinyl album, the other one is Tonite Reprise). It's amazing and should never have been left off the cd. I love this one too, though.
    CHAKAon July 05, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIf you love this song, you should really try listening to some Sigur Ros some time. Try Sigur Ros - Agaetis Byrjun to get you started. They've been compared to Smashing Pumpkins, and they create the most beautiful music I've ever heard =)
    VektorWon August 17, 2002   Link
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    General CommentI don't see the comparison either, lol.
    da77ynon June 08, 2003   Link

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