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This is a call of arms to live and love and sleep together
We could flood the streets with love or light or heat whatever
Lock the parents out, cut a rug, twist and shout
Wave your hands
Make it rain
For stars will rise again

The youth is starting to change
Are you starting to change?
Are you?
Together

In a couple of years
Tides have turned from booze to tears
And in spite of the weather
We could learn to make it together

The youth is starting to change
Are you starting to change?
Are you?
Together

The youth



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    UnregisteredDec 3, 2013 at 9:56 am
    Listen to this song while on lsd (or any psychedelic, really). The chorus (are you starting to change) is one of the most intensely personal things you'll ever hear someone say in a song. It's like the author is talking right to /you/ as a person, not as a listener but as an actual person.
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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 12:18 am
    I think that this song is saying that the youth is changing. Good ways and bad. For better for worse. And you can't stop them or do anything about it. All you can do is change your ways of thinking because thats what the world is doing. Or get left behind.
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    UnregisteredAug 25, 2012 at 7:52 am
    I think this song is about the way the youth changes as you grow up, not older. Because 15 or 30 years old is still young, just a different kind of youth.
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    UnregisteredJun 4, 2012 at 1:24 am
    I think this song allows someone to change his or her future. The past definitely couldn't be changed at all, and someone's youth directly and strongly influences his or her future. What could they do if they think they want to create new and much better life?
    The youth that binds and restricts their expanded future cant be ignored.

    This song is the answer.
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    UnregisteredJun 4, 2012 at 12:40 am
    I think this song allows someone to change his or her own future.
    The past definitely couldn't be changed at all. And the someone’s youth directly and strongly influences his or her future. What should they do when they think they want to make a good new life? This song is the answer.

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