I never thought that you'd find out I did it
I was so scared that you leave so I hid it
I know we said that we always be honest
So know I wait out in messed up honors
It finally seems that we've turned into strangers
It's gotten' so bad there's no more anger
So now we seem we can't get no further
I can't believe I'll be bright for another

I'll be the switch she turns on
She'll be mine to, I get on
I'll be the fuse that she blows
And even with the lights out we'll glo-o-o-o-o-ow

So where's the sanity or the love on your face
I'm on the moon with the girl that's in your place
And even Edison has no idea
Of all the blackouts I've caused you and me-a


We'll glow, we'll glow, we'll glo-o-w


I'll be the, I'll be the fuse
I'll be the, I'll be the fuse

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Glow Lyrics as written by Jevon Hill James Rayshawn Smith

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    I think this song has dual meaning. The verse stanza suggest that he has cheated and messed things up and now he is going to be stuck with this other girl. He is masking that he is happy with this throughout the entire rest of the song (and in the video the lead singer breaks down crying during the guitar solo). With the fuse that she blows and all that stuff it is of course talking about a blow job. But the whole song is not that simple. I think he is trying to make the original girl jealous by pretending that he's happy with the girl he cheated on her with.

    alliebeatbamaon December 22, 2009   Link
  • +1

    I love how I used to listen to this song when I was like 12 and never got the sexual innuendo. I was obsessed with it. Now I get it. Most definitely.

    jitteryjellyon May 12, 2010   Link
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    General Comment

    So how come no one has commented on this song? It seems as if he and his girl are getting into fights a lot but they always know they'll forgive each other eventually because a light (their anger with each other) cannot burn forever.

    king nothing2on April 22, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    Yes the chorus is a sexual inuendo but this isn't about what king nothing says, the "light" is something totally different. The line: "I can't believe I'll be bright for another" means another girl is going to be turning him on "with the girl that's in your place" obviously he's in a new relationship but still thinking of the old girl

    myhotelyearon June 15, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    I think this song is about a relationship in which there is a lot of fighting, mostly caused by him and his infidelity, but they always end up making up... which is where the sexual innuendo comes into play.

    unsweeteneron June 22, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    i think its about the end of the relationship. and his saying yeah i did cheat and im sorry but i dont think this is gonna work even if we want it too...'i cant believe i'll be bright for another' 'all the black outs i'v caused you and me' is all the mistakes iv made i think its agood song bit insensative tho...cos his in someways rubbing it it abit

    bishyon September 20, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    actually on c4 (music channel in New Zealand) alien ant farm said it was about blow jobs and requested Kelis' song milkshake because that song is also about bj's

    stonedagedqueenon September 29, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    well this is wonderfull....the world is now coming to a new era in which songs are about bj's. how dandy......but it does have a catchy tune although i never reely listen to these guys that much.

    Dazed&Confusedon October 04, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    That's odd. Because the first line makes it seem more like he is hiding his other relationship from someone, like a girlfriend or something. I was listening to this song today, and just realized the lyrics. Sorta struck me oddly, looking at other AAF songs. Dunno. I like it, though.

    blackhobbit01on February 21, 2005   Link
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    General Comment

    chickenpotpie: Its a bout a bj

    lol.... made me giggle

    PyroLova007on April 05, 2005   Link

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