And you’re kissing to cut through the gloom
With a cough drop coloured tongue

Arctic Monkeys - Knee Socks lyrics meaning

Meaning

An easy excuse to rush yourself into a relationship with someone is loneliness. She's been feeling gloomy because of it, and the cough candy coloured tongue indicates she's been trying to occupy herself with no lover to occupy her mouth instead.

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