But you, you've gone too far this time
You have neither reason nor rhyme
With which to take this soul that is so rightfully mine

from Mumford & Sons – Roll Away Your Stone Lyrics on Rap Genius


He’s confronting his inner demons, the ones he had driven out, and keeping them from stealing his soul again. He has taken all of their reasons for staying and burned them in the spiritual fire of the last verse. He’s given his life over, so his soul is his again.

“Neither reason nor rhyme” is an English phrase meaning that someone has absolutely no ground on which to do what it is they’re doing.

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