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Hurricane by Bob Dylan and Jacques Levy

Pistol shots ring out in the barroom night Enter Patty Valentine from the upper hall She sees the bartender in a pool of blood Cries out, “My God, they killed them all!” Here comes the story of the Hurricane The … Continue reading

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Alfie by Hal David

“Poems are written to be read and lyrics are written to be sung…” Hal David What’s it all about Alfie? Is it just for the moment we live? What’s it all about When you sort it out, Alfie? Are we … Continue reading

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Black Star by David Bowie

In the villa of Ormen, in the villa of Ormen Stands a solitary candle, ah-ah, ah-ah In the centre of it all, in the centre of it all Your eyes ​ On the day of execution, on the day of … Continue reading

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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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Lean on Me by Bill Withers

Sometimes in our lives We all have pain, we all have sorrow But if we are wise We know that there’s always tomorrow Lean on me when you’re not strong And I’ll be your friend, I’ll help you carry on … Continue reading

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Case Of You by Joni Mitchell

Just before our love got lost you said “I am as constant as a northern star” And I said “Constantly in the darkness Where’s that at? If you want me I’ll be in the bar” On the back of a … Continue reading

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Marriage a-la-Mode by John Dryden

I Why should a foolish marriage vow, Which long ago was made, Oblige us to each other now, When passion is decayed? We loved, and we loved, as long as we could, Till our love was loved out in us … Continue reading

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