Colorblind (3:24)

Cover of This Desert Life

From This Desert Life and 19 other releases

According to songfacts.com this song is about the extremes that exist within us (“Coffee black and egg white”), our unwillingness to reveal them (“Taffy stuck and tongue tied, stutter shook and uptight”), the defenses we put up to keep people from seeing our true natures (“I am covered in skin, no one gets to come in”), and the terrifying bliss when we let our defenses down to someone we love (“Pull me out from inside, I am ready, I am fine”). Colorblind is the state in which we are no longer judging our inner feelings. (thanks, Alden - College Park, MD)

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Albums featuring this track (20)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
Counting Crows - Mrs. Potter's Lullaby 7:45 93,000
Counting Crows - Raining In Baltimore 4:41 138,069
Jimmy Eat World - Hear You Me 4:45 421,120
Ben Folds Five - Brick 4:32 265,603
R.E.M. - Everybody Hurts 4:56 596,044
Ben Folds Five - Evaporated 4:25 98,524

Listening Trend

450,114listeners all time
2,794,028scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

Listening Now

Top Listeners