Roll and row but my rolling game too slow
I'm happy you know
I'm spending my time watching the ship and the globe
Why beauty's in the simple things
Your sweetness and your elegance
I'm happy … Ship To Wreck by Florence + the Machine song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position Here are some song lyrics that have a deeper meaning. [1974:] The word "keel" is from an Anglo-Saxon derivation meaning ship, but on the Tyne and Wear it was applied to a clumsy great oval, flat-bottomed boat used for carrying twenty tons of coal at a time from the dykes or staiths upriver to the collier ships at berth in the harbour. Please subscribe to my channel and like my videos.