Artificial death in the west,
Many Possible Interpretations:
Considering that Hollywood is on the West coast, and a lot of people are making the connection to pornography, doesn’t this seem more like Ride’s narrator is falling for an adult performer.
“An artificial death” is similar to the French euphemism for orgasm.
Artificial death can also refer to suicide. The west is killing itself. Perhaps eastern knowledge ‘shining’ is what Ride believes is the cure (a lot of eastern knowledge comes through forms of meditation, yoga etc.)
Artificial death in the west could refer to the death of the natives that were in Americas before 15th Century Spain came over and began to ‘settle’. The pyramids on deck refer to them “all of a sudden” popping up all over the globe. I don’t believe it’s illuminati related.
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