Pink's Isolation In 'The Show Must Go On'

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This wall is symbolic of Pink’s isolation. A number of songs tell the listener of Pink’s journey to rock stardom. He is exhausted from the continuous depressive thoughts, and the attitude that his fans only care about his music. In modern day, many groupies care for their favorite band as if it was some of their best friends. He is examined by a doctor who prescribes him medication just to shut him up. He has come to be “Comfortably Numb” with the pain he is experiencing. Pink continues the drug use to get on with life. “The Show Must Go On” is the thought Pink says to himself. After the gig, Pink is still in a crazed drug like state as he is running from his emotions. From the song “Run Like Hell” the listener might assume he is running away
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