It's so loud inside my head
With words that I should have said
As I drown in my regrets
There are so many unsaid comments and words that it overwhelms her, hence the “as I drown in my regrets.” Also a suggestion that a lot of unsaid things should have been said in the first place.
(In the video, when Lupe steps onto the bus, a number flashes in the video: 114. The Arab Revolution started in Tunisia with the Jasmine Revolution (after Tunisia’s national flower and in keeping with the geopolitical nomenclature of “color revolutions”) and those events took first place on the 14th of January (1/14). This was the day the Tunisian people decided to speak up and say no to the dictatorship, the torture, the silence, etc.
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