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Courtesy of "AustinRoryHackett" on Genius.com:

This song is a conversation between Sufjan and his mother, Carrie, while she was dying in the hospital. Each stanza alternates between them.

Sufjan spoke of this time in an interview:

"She had stomach cancer, and it was a quick demise. We flew to see her in the ICU before she died. She was in a lot of pain, and on a lot of drugs, but she was aware. It was so terrifying to… read more

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