This other man I had dreamed
A drunken, vainglorious lout.
Easter 1916 by William Butler Yeats

This is an ambivalent eulogy to John MacBride who married Maud Gonne, the woman Yeats was in love with.

Vainglorious describes the man as excessively proud in his achievements.

A lout is an uncouth or aggressive man.

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MacBride Easter 1916 by William Butler Yeats

John MacBride was an Irish republican executed for his participation in the 1916 Easter Rising. Yeats was jealous of MacBride for marrying his one true love, Maud Gonne.

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MacDonagh Easter 1916 by William Butler Yeats

Thomas MacDonagh was one of the Easter Risings' seven leaders.

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I can't believe I'm going to die one day
Can't believe we'll all be gone
Can't believe that I won't be 25 for much longer now
Interesting Times by Chester French

One of the hardest things to accept about the human condition is that one day all of us will die. There is no escaping death and we will not be the last to die. Some hope for an afterlife to sooth their worries, others embrace the nothingness of death, but for D.A. he is just beginning to unravel these thoughts.

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And all of some people I love
Can't believe that I might just be projecting a dream
Interesting Times by Chester French

This world may be in fact a dream. Your dream. And we are all mere projections of your mind. That thought itself can be a little lonely.

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I can't believe this all came from dust Interesting Times by Chester French

Because we are made up of the elements stars are made of, technically we are in fact made of stardust.

Another approach in reading this line is that in the Bible the Lord creates man out of dust.

Either way it is astounding to think that from merely dust, humans have created a multitude of civilizations, and have never stopped striving to further their knowledge.

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You believe in ancient wisdom
You read astrology and horoscopes
Female Version by Chester French (Ft. Travis Barker)

Astrology is the linking of astronomical phenomena to the events of the human world. Horoscopes are astrology readings derived from the astronomical sign associated with a person’s birth month.

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Cause you're the female version,
You're the female version of me
You're the female version, with the same insecurities
Female Version by Chester French (Ft. Travis Barker)

By calling this girl, a “female version,” he means that they share the same perspectives on life and can connect on many levels that other people simply can not. It doesn’t mean they believe in all of the same things, but that doesn’t make her any less of his “other half.”

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My arrogance is over now, I'm done
Get smarter when I start to see I'm the foolish one
Mania by Chester French

Another realization about the downsides of stardom is being revealed here. Time and time again you hear about celebrities being rude and letting the fame get to their head. He has realized that this is not the life for him.

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I don't need a billion girls I just want one Mania by Chester French

In many songs artists will talk about how much they would like to have every girl but this can get crazy complicated. As you may know, bad bitches can be a real problem. He is realizing that he just wants to settle with one girl.

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