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Kings Of Leon – On The Chin lyrics

There's this boy I know whose afraid of the ocean
Never quite found love he drank the love potion
I'll be on the chain smoking in the basement shattered like the windows

All my life I was born to leave
Worry not just leave me be
I'll abide till the end
I'll take it all on the chin for you my friend

Find my bag of bones at the back of the station
Said make yourself at home so I started day drinking
Till I believe in time after 7 8 or 9 you fall yourself to pieces

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I'll take it all on the chin for you my friend

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Corrected byFabio Valenti


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    To me this song means that a boy had a girl fall in love with him, he thought he was in love, but really he was never in love. He would do anything for this girl,(i'll take it on the chin for you) and because he would do anything she took advantage of him. This is most likley how his parents relationship was (All my life I was born to lead worry not just leave me be I'll abide till the end) and so he stayed with her until the end. Then they broke up and he now finds out he never knew what love was, because his perception of love is what lead to his heart being ripped apart by this girl.
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