Add Explanation
Add Meaning
$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Tragically Hip – Vaccination Scar lyrics

So the chemistry's set,
And I'm not the saddest cheerleader
To forget the American word.
For the gang in the head
That dwindles 'til no members when
The mystery's met,
The sky looks threatened
Heading home in the dust,
Singing 'Life Is Forgettin',
Good enough for the frivilous.

There's one thing I remember is
This tear on your bare shoulder,
This little silver boulder,
This slowly falling star.
We're rolling, so what?
Never getting older where the moon-shocked curtains part.
The start of enough,
A tear dropped in a vaccination scar.

I'll tell ya if I'm able, that is,
I'll tell ya like it is.
He went down like a bad card table, like
The Tacoma Narrows Bridge,
Like the Tacoma Narrows Bridge.

Swimming on a bit,
"stop, you're treading water" as the sun assimilated the words.
For lighthouse fire
Burning down to ember's end.
The mystery met
Sky just reddened,
Heading home under dusk.
Is life just forgettin' another word for frivilous?
Little silver boulder, silence from Mars.
For the heart of enough
Or a teardrop in a Vaccination Scar.

Wherever you are, scar



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/t/tragically_hip/vaccination_scar.html

  • Email
  • Correct

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      This page is missing some information about the song. Please expand it to include this information. You can help by uploading artist's image, adding song structure elements, writing song meaning or creating lyrics explanation.

      Featuredlyrics

      Explain

      [an error occurred while processing the directive]