Hip, under nothing
Propped up by your other one, face 'way from the sun
Bad hips? We’ve all heard someone complain about their hips. Their bones are becoming brittle, under nothing and propped up. The phrase face ‘way from the sun, kind of sounds like they’re in the last stages of their life. The sun is setting.
It also gives the imagery of someone laying on their side, floating.
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