Bloody Mary is about living halfway between reality and fantasy.
- Lady Gaga
The Bloody Mary Songfacts reports this spooky electro ballad is sung from the perspective of Mary Magdalene, who was one of Jesus' most celebrated disciples and the first person to see Jesus after he rose from the dead.
Love is just a history that they may prove
And when you're gone I'll tell them my religion's you
When Pontius come to kill the king upon his throne
I'm ready for their stones