This valley is an urn, this valley I'm wadin' through
He compares his situation to an urn. An urn is an obviously symbolic of death.
Most of the lyrics on here have been linked to the song’s supposed concern with the internet. Considering that, the meaning of this line changes a bit. The urn is all of human history and culture. The urn once contained what was once great and unique about humankind, but has now been reduced to ash by the frivolous nature of the information age. Ride is forced to wade through the huge deluge of information overload which confronts us on a daily basis.
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