That big wheel
petenotped at hotmail.com
Sat Jul 17 07:36:34 CDT 2004
----- Original Message ----- From: "L. Bird"
> >I always thought it was just time passing.
> See below:
> 1) The flat wheel of the solar system spinning (same as time passing?)
> 2) The universe spinning (this seems to be a common interpretation)
I think you're attributing too much significance to this lyric because of
Pete's prior songwriting depth. Fact is a turning wheel or thinning hair
are just two clichéd metaphors for passing of time. I also like the song,
but this line doesn't deserve this kind of dissection.
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