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Sailors in snow
Send a call out raising hands
Some are bound to fail
Some are winter sun, ah

Sailors in snow
Send a call out raising hands
Some are bound to fail
Some are winter sun, ah



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    "Some are" is about people having the feeling they are loosing touch with reality. They are longing for a better world, and most of them are able to convince themselves that they are playing a useful role in society as it's ("some are bound to fail", paradoxically). Some of them see no useful role to play, and are bound to remain observers in an increasingly complicated world ("some are winter sun"), but remain convinced that they are part of a bigger picture that remains invisible to other people. They are like winter sun: everybody enjoys It's presence, without knowing why.

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