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Land of Hopes And Dreams: A Cure For HIV/AIDS

Land of Hopes And Dreams: A Cure For HIV/AIDS

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Bruce Springsteen's Land of Hopes and Dreams from Wrecking Ball is a message to Dylan giving him hope that a cure will be found for HIV/AIDS.
Bruce Springsteen's Land of Hopes and Dreams from Wrecking Ball is a message to Dylan giving him hope that a cure will be found for HIV/AIDS.

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Thunder’s rollin’ down this track
 
Well, you don’t know where you’re goin’ now
 
But you know you won’t be back
 
Well, darlin’ if you’re weary
 Lay your head upon my chest
We’ll take what we can carry
 
Yeah, and we’ll leave the rest
 Grabtake hurriedlyyour ticketconcertsand your suitcaseand your guitar, your music. The use of 
suitcase 
and
ticket 
tells someone cognizant of rock poetry that this song indirected at Bob Dylan. In
Tonight I’ll Be Staying Here with You
 
Dylan wrote “Throw my
ticket 
out the window / Throw my
suitcase 
out there too/ Throw my troubles out the door 
/ I don’t need them anymore / Cause tonight I’ll be staying here with you.”
 T
hunder’s rollin’
Rolling Thunder 
was the name of a Dylan tour: I am expressingviolently, commandingly, or angrily; roaringdown this trackon this track - track is the
tracks 
on a CD.
Well, you don’t know where you’re goin’ now
 well you no longer knowhow long you will be alive for 
But you know you won’t be back
but you know you aregoing to eventually die
Well, darlin’ if you’re weary
Well, Dylan if you are tired of livingwith HIVLay your head upon my chest
improve the way you feel with drugs. “Chest” as
in a small closet or cabinet with shelves for storing supplies:
a medicine chest 
We’ll take
what we can carrywe will take what is transmitted or conveyed, like an incurable
 
disease
 
Yeah, and we’ll
leave the rest 
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then
“rest”
mental or emotional tranquility will nolonger exist.Big wheels roll through fieldsWhere sunlight streamsMeet me in a land of hope and dreamsBig wheels roll through fields
big wheels
make significant breakthroughs in the field of medical scienceWhere sunlight streamsWhere hope springs eternalMeet me in a land of hope and dreams!!!Meet me in world where AIDS can be cured.Well, I will provide for you
 And I’ll stand by your side
 
You’ll need a good companion now
For this part of the rideLeave behind your sorrowsLet this day be the last
Tomorrow there’ll be sunshine
  And all this darkness pastWell, I will provide for youI will take measures in preparation for your death
 And I’ll stand
 by your sideI will be with youYo
u’ll need a good
companion nowyou will need a home companion, caregiver For thispart of the ridefor your last days on earth.Leave behind your sorrows  leave behind emotions experienced when not in a state of well-beingLet this day be the last
Tomorrow there’ll be sunshine
soon there will behope And all this darkness pastand all the ignorance about the HIVvirus will be in the past.This train...Carries saints and sinnersThis train...Carries losers and winnersThis train...Carries whores and gamblersThis train...Carries lost soulsThis train...the life of Bob Dylan
Standing In The Doorway 1997 
, “I've been ridin' the
midnight 
train / Got
ice 
 
water 
in my
vein.” –
I have been living close to death because I carry theHIV virus in my bloodstreamCarries saints and sinnersiscomposed of someone who looks like a saint to the mediaand general public but is really a sinner This train...Carries
1
 
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down 
 
ghost written by Dylan not by Levon Helm “you take what you
need and you
leave the rest 
 

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Lol. No seriously, I laughed out loud. Keep it up and keep taking the medication
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