Supertramp's The Logical Song

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When we are young we focus on ourselves, having fun, and forming our identities. Most of that vanishes once we grow old. Education and society take away the opportunity to seize the day and to realize who we really are. Supertramp’s ‘’The Logical Song’’ focuses on life when we are young, and how it all changes once we start school and grow up. Life moves on and, we become average joes who sold off their dreams to work in an office. First of all, in the opening verse, when the speaker is young, he describes life as ‘’magical’’ and ‘’beautiful.’’ He makes it sound as though life is worry-free and that he has time to admire the ‘’birds in the trees.’’ However, then ‘’they’’ send him off to school, and he loses his worry-free life and becomes
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