This song is dark and brooding, from the album "Shake Your Money Maker" (1990) there is an element of strange vodoo, of elusive magic. This song is about a young girl who has lost her child and has turned to drug addiction, it doesn't comment on this as such but simply states her frame of mind. The song made it to 30 on the US Hot 100. The song hit number one as a single in 1991 in the US Mainstream Rock charts and…
She never mentions the word addiction
In certain company.
Yes, she'll tell you she's an orphan
After you meet her family.