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Imagine Dragons – Radioactive lyrics

I'm waking up to ash and dust
I wipe my brow and I sweat my rust
I'm breathing in the chemicals
I'm breaking in, shaping up, then checking out on the prison bus
This is it, the apocalypse
Whoa

I'm waking up, I feel it in my bones
Enough to make my systems blow
Welcome to the new age, to the new age

Welcome to the new age, to the new age
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive!
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive!

I raise my flags, don my clothes
It's a revolution, I suppose
We're painted red to fit right in
Whoa
I'm breaking in, shaping up, then checking out on the prison bus
This is it, the apocalypse
Whoa

I'm waking up, I feel it in my bones
Enough to make my systems blow
Welcome to the new age, to the new age
Welcome to the new age, to the new age
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive!
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive
!

All systems go, sun hasn't died
Deep in my bones, straight from inside

I'm waking up, I feel it in my bones
Enough to make my systems blow
Welcome to the new age, to the new age
Welcome to the new age, to the new age
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive!
Whoa, whoa, I'm radioactive, radioactive!



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    PixieNewtDec 9, 2014 at 2:04 pm
    I completely agree with Carla Van Ess! I was diagnosed with cancer at age 12, and (I'm approaching 14) and I perceived the song to be about cancer. I could see parallels with having PET scans, in which one has to inhale a radioactive tracer (in actuality I had the tracer administered intravenously, yet I witnessed people inhaling the tracer). "Breathing in the chemicals"
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    Carla Van EssOct 31, 2014 at 12:35 am
    I had Limited Small Cell Lung Cancer and I interpreted it to be having chemo and radiation for that. I am now in remission. I listened to this song every time I had to go in for treatment. My friends and even my doctor knew I was coming when they heard it playing.

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