Some say love is a burning thing, that it makes a fiery ring
An allusion to Johnny Cash’s Ring of Fire:
Love is a burning thing
And it makes a firery ring
Bound by wild desire
I fell in to a ring of fire
As evidenced by the 2009 release of To Willie, Phosphorescent’s front man Matthew Houck is a fan of old school country. That album is a tribute to Willie Nelson in the tradition of Willie' own tribute to Lefty Frizzell in To Lefty From Willie.
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