Add Explanation
Add Meaning
$album_name
$date_release
$writer_name
New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Parquet Courts – One Man, No City lyrics

Where I'm from, no one lived there
I look back now, nothing's changed
Where I'm from now, still
No one lives there
Look back again and lock the door.
I maintain, I still remain
One man solitary
And no city

"Cogito ergo sum" people say
But think again 'cause I have no faith
I find building blocks filled with nothin'
Seen an inkblot page
And I said nothin'
Outside?
I'll check it out, it's just a mirror
"Look back now," an empty page
Yet I maintain, I still remain
One man solitary
And no city

No town, no city
No identity, no city
No thoughts, no feelings, no city
No you, just me I think, no city
No words I speak, no city
No outside, no city
Nothin' at all, no city
No way home, no city
No relief, no city
No sympathy, no city
No understanding, no city
There's no one else and no city



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/p/parquet_courts/one_man_no_city.html

  • Email
  • Correct


Music Facts about Parquet Courts and "One Man, No City" song

One Man, No City meanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts about One Man, No City

      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!
      Explain