We tripped on the urge to feel alive

from Third Eye Blind – Semi-Charmed Life Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

They got high on the drug to “feel alive.” The choice of the word tripped in this instance also foreshadows the following line. The “urge to feel” alive has led to their ultimate downfall.

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