The Song ' Human ' From Her Head Or Heart Album Essay examples

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Human What is being human are we supposed to somehow be perfect without flaws or can we be a little imperfect? Are we humans not permitted to show weakness, do we need act more like machines with no flaws to them? Christina Perri’s song “Human” from her Head or Heart album, refers to being able to admit your defects and allowing you to in praise them without changing yourself. The song “Human” by Christina Perri uses repetition, connotation, symbolism and metaphor allows us to see that we’re human that have faults, furthermore we cannot be expected to be perfect without faults and we should not change for anyone. We’re human that have faults, furthermore we cannot be expected to be perfect without faults and we should not change for anyone. The song’s constant use of repetition of “I can...” is saying that we can do anything that we want, but then we’re are introduced to “I’m only human” which contradicts itself as it says. “I can do it/But I 'm only human” (11, 14). Christina repeats these two words throughout the song making us think about it and understand that it’s okay to not be perfect. We see that the singer is trying to make herself believe that she cannot be flaw, because then she will be happy. But then she goes to tell us that she only human, which we think that we are not perfect in any way and we are fine like these. The singer also make us relate to her as she repeats; “And…

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