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Switchfoot – Happy Is A Yuppie Word lyrics
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Basically, it's talking about all the meaningless bits and bobs in life that give us happiness in life, but do not give us joy. The lyrics are saying that the world is empty, and that once you become a child of jesus, you gain a life where prosperity and joy will never end. The things of the world do not have a hold on you any longer, therefore they cannot disappoint or fail you.
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