song's meaning

Maybe I just keep missing the one line that’d clarify it for me, or maybe just because I’m a youngin, I don’t know what “In The Air Tonight” by Phil Collins is actually talking about… like what the person he’s talking about actually did. --Katy

Here’s a songfacts page on the meaning of the song.

Here’s a Snopes article about some of the rumours that have arisen concerning the song.