(Sound of alarm clock abruptly interrupting song.)
Frank is day-dreaming in this song, “longing for the past” and “[creating] worlds […] rosier than [his],” but he must now waken to the real world. The next song on Nostalgia, ULTRA — “Novacane” — is far less sweet and innocent.
Before he hits the alarm, Frank audibly sighs, compounding the fact that he was lost amidst a desirable, nostalgic dream
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