The spirit climbs my spine to the brain
Following the railroad tracks down again
I needed space with soul maybe we can die there
maybe we can Stop, I'm already dead
Stop, I'm already dead

My, my my mother she said
Heaven's on one shoulder, but baby Hell is on the other
Tied neatly in a box beneath the bed it was the bones of my father

Oh baby we can Stop (nanaaooo) I'm already dead
Stop (nanaaooo) I'm already dead
I am, already dead

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    General CommentIt's far too vague to intepret so Awesome song though.
    sever_lyriciston September 14, 2006   Link
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    General Commentthats dax! :P
    leetwimon October 06, 2006   Link
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    General CommentThey said on their website that it it about the Charles Manson murders... but it's still pretty vague.
    veisalgiaon November 10, 2006   Link
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    General CommentI saw them in concert two nights ago, Dax is hilarious, he always adjusts the speakers etc., he stopped a song twice to adjust shit. He should change the name of his band to "Dax and some other people that can play the other instruments in my songs"
    neogeonon January 01, 2007   Link
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    General CommentStrictly reading it without any reference (having unsuccessfully tried to find the Manson Murders statement on, I would've interpreted some of Dax's childhood indoctrination into his mother's Jehova's Witnessing and separation from his more liberal father -- images of his mother enforcing stereotypical stifling religious views, denouncing such things as the father's liberalism, and threatening the child himself with judgement spring to mind -- which would thoroughly explain a desire to take time in your own soul, possibly die there when a late-nite movie convinces you that your inherited faith is riddled with hypocracy.
    cryptesson January 25, 2007   Link
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    General Commenthey i went to that concert!!! so good, kinda unfamiliar to the band tho, not my type, went w/friends. very good comment cryptess...
    (/_ /)
    Miss_Lithiumon January 25, 2007   Link
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    General CommentNo, he definitely said it's about the Tate murders. That's what either Tate or Folgers said as they were laying there getting hacked up.
    hellheadedon June 24, 2007   Link
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    General CommentHe sings "Maybe we can" followed by "Stop, I'm already dead", multiple times.
    He is DEAD. Which means, it does not mean anything what anyone says he CAN or CANNOT do anymore. Because he is dead..
    Kyuss1on November 22, 2018   Link

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