I need a fix cause I'm going down
Down to the bits that I left uptown
I need a fix cause I'm going down
Mother Superior jumped the gun

The Beatles - Happiness Is a Warm Gun lyrics meaning

Meaning

The song has four different time signatures, taking a total of 15 hours and 100 takes to record. Lennon himself claimed the song was comprised of three separate ideas, leading to this difficult song writing pattern.

“Mother superior” was a nickname Lennon gave to his at the time partner Yoko Ono.

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