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Heroes by David Bowie

I, I will be king And you, you’ll be my queen Though nothing, will drive them away We can beat them, just for one day We can be heroes, just for one day And you, you can be mean And … Continue reading

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Imagine by John Lennon

Imagine there’s no heaven It’s easy if you try No hell below us Above us only sky Imagine all the people Living for today… Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And … Continue reading

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L’Apres-midi d’un Faune by Stéphane Mallarmé

The Afternoon of a Faun These nymphs, I would perpetuate them. So bright Their crimson flesh that hovers there, light In the air drowsy with dense slumbers. Did I love a dream? My doubt, mass of ancient night, ends extreme … Continue reading

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Space Oddity by David Bowie

Ground Control to Major Tom Ground Control to Major Tom Take your protein pills and put your helmet on Ground Control to Major Tom (Ten, Nine, Eight, Seven, Six) Commencing countdown, engines on (Five, Four, Three) Check ignition and may … Continue reading

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The Ballad of Sally in our Alley by Henry Carey

Of all the Girls that are so smart There’s none like pretty SALLY, She is the Darling of my Heart, And she lives in our Alley. There is no Lady in the Land Is half so sweet as SALLY, She … Continue reading

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The Fair Singer by Andrew Marvell

To make a final conquest of all me, Love did compose so sweet an enemy, In whom both beauties to my death agree, Joining themselves in fatal harmony; That while she with her eyes my heart does bind, She with … Continue reading

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Cat’s in the Cradle by Sandra Chapin

Music and performance by Harry Chapin (1942-1981) My child arrived just the other day He came to the world in the usual way But there were planes to catch and bills to pay He learned to walk while I was … Continue reading

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