Swimming in pride, my sweet thing.
It's such a pretty night for losing
Our innocence,
Our tenderness.
It's all been kissed away and

Now you know you're a free soul
And you can't fight that little sin.

Swinging your hips, you found out
It's easy as sin to put me down.
Don't roll your eyes.
Don't breathe a sigh.
You're not so shy.
So help me,

Now you know you're a free soul
And you can't fight that little sin.

So hard to wait just for a kiss.
Now we're the same, we're all regret.
No tenderness.
No innocence.
It's all been kissed away and

Now you know you're a free soul
And you can't fight that little sin.

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    I believe that it's about a girl that has lost her virginity to her boyfriend. Now that she's committed that "little sin", she's a "free soul". They've lost "our innocence, our tenderness". But now that it's happened, the girl enjoys it. She enjoys toying around with her boyfriend, but he's on to her little games. She's changed, now they're one and the same (they're no longer virgins), and they can no longer fight "that little sin"; i.e. they continue to enjoy sex, which when out of wedlock, is looked down upon by most Christian denominations. Keeping in mind that the vocalist was raised Basptist, but he had a falling out of sorts with it. Just look up the lyrics for 'Backslider'.

    EvolutionKillson September 22, 2011   Link
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    this seems like the girl left him and she's rubbing it in. he's looking at her with resentment.

    ''you can't fight that little sin" --can't leave well enough alone, you have to constantly remind me of what i've lost.

    T.C.on May 10, 2007   Link

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