|1.||the killing floor|
This is not the vietnam war as the other entry states in the "the guess who" lyrics. It is clearly a song about a jaded ex-lover, and a how he has no time for her
Killing Floor is the grounds they butcher animals on. Metaphorically it just means place of turmoil, possibly their apartment.
see: Killing Floor
"No time for a summer friend, no time for the love you send, seasons change and so did I, you need not wonder why...no time left for you.. no time for the killing floor..."
|2.||the killing floor|
A name for the Vietnam war as used by song artists such as the Guess Who and Jimi Hendrix. Can be used for any war (post vietnam) or major controversy/crisis in which many people are dying.
"No time left for the killing floor"