I can't sleep at night
But that's all right
The M.D. tells me
My heart's on strike
Emanating, originating from a love asphyxiation
The doctoral degree M.D. is an acronym for the Latin Medicinæ Doctor, or when translated, Teacher/Doctor of Medicine. Here, M.D. refers to someone with this degree.
Amnesia is often a consequence of love.
When the song is interpreted as a song about heroin addiction the person with the medical degree notices Isaac’s heartbeat is too high (because of the heroin.)
Amnesia is also a common side-effect of heroin usage.
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