There's no hope of helping us,
we've only just begun.
We're youth eternal,
nothing more to become.
A thousand lights are burning from both ends.
We're proud of reputations we all own.
Together forever.
Rejected but never alone.
Together forever.
I'd purify the world with one primal scream,
but no one would listen.
Keep dark secrets to myself,
because no one else will talk to me.
It's hard for me to comprehend,
they couldn't understand all the thoughts going through our heads.
With a smile they tore us up,
now look what we've become.
Finally we are numb.
No need to.
No need to feel.
I've got a nothingness and that's all that's real.
No need to cut the numbness inside.
No need to.
No need to hear.
What you've got to say means nothing at all.
I've got no distance left to fall.

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Aspirin Free song meanings
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  • +1
    General CommentI don't think this is just about teens, but freaks in general.
    MissNeuroticon December 07, 2007   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis is an awesome really sums up how teens feel numb and judged they feel.
    Love214on June 04, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI'd purify the world with one primal scream,
    but no one would listen.

    soo good
    MisledPromise4uon March 16, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General CommentKeep dark secrets to myself,
    because no one else will talk to me.

    this song totally rocks! AFI kicks!!!!!!!!
    emoteddi343on April 17, 2003   Link
  • 0
    General CommentAspirin takes away pain...
    Rebbal Aceon January 31, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think this song is about how teens feel like they are being discrimated against and there's no one they can talk to about their problems. If they try to ask a question concerning their problem, everyone will think they're nuts. So they remain silent and in pain.
    The only line I'm a little lost on is "A thousand lights are burning from both ends"
    The_Drummers_Angelon May 12, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is sooooo cool yup its about teens and how they cant tell any1 there problems cuz people r quick to judge them luv this song describes exactly how i feel all the time
    emogirl28on August 02, 2006   Link
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    General CommentYou're all wrong. Aspirin, also known as APAP is the other thing in most opiate pain medications like vicodin (hydrocodone). Vicodin is hydrocodone with APAP in it, which in some cases is aspirin, or tylenol. This song is about opiate painkillers. And to think half of you thought it was about getting high on aspiring? What the fuck.
    Lino120on October 17, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General CommentLOVE THIS SONG!!!
    larissawillemson March 08, 2007   Link
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    General CommentLmao
    Renuvitsukaon April 16, 2007   Link

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