And we hold onto these nights
Trying to find our way home by the street light
Over time we figure out this is me, right
Learn a lot about your friends right around two A.M
The nights where you stay out and party with your friends until 2 A.M. will be the ones you remember (or don’t remember) and value the most, like getting drunk and walking home. You learn a lot about yourself and everyone else from nights like this.
After enough of these nights, you start to figure out your personal characteristics. Should have a question mark after right. Because we think we know then it changes. We keep growing and changing.
Also, this could refer to the fact that people—arguably—tell the truth when they get drunk, you can find out a lot about them. You learn who some people really are when they are drunk because alcohol seems to accentuate certain characteristic of people. Also people seem to open up at night regardless of being drunk or not.
True friends are the ones that stick around with you until the end of the night — the ones that have your back no matter what. When you think someone is your friend, and then they do something sketchy after a night of drinking or whatever, you know that they aren’t who you thought they were.
In vino, veritas [in wine, truth].
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