From time to time, each of us will find ourselves in a rut of boredom and disinterest. We seem to lose our zest for life and feel tired, irritable, unmotivated.
The song tells of a grape vine at the front yard, and it is just the beginning of spring. The protagonist is a snail, who is carrying his heavy house as he embarks on his journey up the grape tree. Two orioles on the tree laughs at him, “it is too early for the grapes to ripen, why are you heading up here now?”