Tagged: Imploding the Mirage

Fire In Bone by The Killers

“Fire In Bone” by The Killers

The phrase “fire in bone” is a metaphor with an unspecified meaning. But based on the way it is utilized in the song, it tends to point to the general idea of the singer being...

Dying Breed by The Killers

“Dying Breed” by The Killers

The singer, Brandon Flowers, is using the title in reference to his relationship with his wife, a lady by the name of Tana Mundkowsky.  Generally speaking, the terms dying breed refers to someone or something who...

Blowback by The Killers

“Blowback” by The Killers

The Killers’ “Blowback” is highly-metaphorical in its approach, but first let’s start with what can be definitely ascertained. At the center of the story is a female character that the singer refers to as being...

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“My Own Soul’s Warning” by The Killers

Within the context of this song, the phrase “my own soul’s warning” is basically a metaphor for the singer’s conscience. And what he appears to be saying is that even against his “own soul’s warning”,...