Lamented and assured
To the lights and towns below

from Smashing Pumpkins – 1979 Lyrics on Rap Genius


They basically accept the fact that in due time they have to grow up and become part of the adult world in the city that they are looking down upon from a (perhaps even metaphorical) height

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