July 28, 2014 - submitted by Lillian , United Kingdom

Q. Hello Oracle! I'm Lillian.

I was looking at the song meaning for Amsterdam and I was curious as to if this is true. One of the answers was 'I actually wrote a chapter of a short story based on this song. It was about a teenage boy whose twin sister and his crush were murdered by his best friends girlfriend. His best friend and his girlfriend were on the run'. I found it interesting and I would like to know if it is true or not.

Cheers from Canada! Thanks. :)

The Oracle replies:

The person who wrote that was saying that they had w
The story was fiction / made up by the person who wrote that. They were inspired by the lyrics but the song has nothing at all to do with their interpretation.
Clearly anonymous who posted on Sep 13th, 2011 9:21pm has read The Oracle to find out the truth behind the title.
I don't recall the lyrics being explained anywhere by the band - just the title.