Touch my mouth and hold my tongue
I’ll never be your chosen one
I’ll be home, safe and tucked away
You can’t tempt me if I don’t see the day

from Mumford & Sons – Broken Crown Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Broken Crown deals with struggling with sexual temptation, falling to it, and struggling with forgiveness and God’s grace. While not a Christian band, grace is a prevalent theme in Mumford and Son’s lyrics.

Here the writer is speaking about the physical temptations, saying that the tempter can plan what they wish, while he’ll be avoiding her in order not to succumb. He is obviously fighting with desire, as he is going to extreme measures.

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