Friday Song

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Here is a song I haven’t heard for a very long time but liked it a lot when it was published in the late 80s. Who remembers this song? Happy Friday and have a great weekend, everybody!

Twist In My Sobriety – Tanita Tikaram

All God’s children need travelling shoes
Drive your problems from here
All good people read good books
Now your conscience is clear
I hear you talk girl
Now your conscience is clear

In the morning when I wipe my brow
Wipe the miles away
I like to think I can be so willed
And never do what you say
I’ll never hear you
And never do what you say

Look my eyes are just holograms
Look your love has drawn red from my hands
From my hands you know you’ll never be
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety

We’ve just poked a little empty pie

For the fun that people had at night
Late at night don’t need hostility
The timid smile and pause to free

I don’t care about their different thoughts
Different thoughts are good for me
Up in arms and chaste and whole
All God’s children took their toll

Look my eyes are just holograms
Look your love has drawn red from my hands
From my hands you know you’ll never be
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety

Cup of tea, takes time to think, yeah
Time to risk a life, a life, a life
Sweet and handsome
Soft and porky
You pig out ’til you’ve seen the light
Pig out ’til you’ve seen the light

Half the people read the papers
Read them good and well
Pretty people, nervous people
People have got to sell
News you have to sell

Look my eyes are just holograms
Look your love has drawn red from my hands
From my hands you know you’ll never be
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety
More than twist in my sobriety

Sources: YouTube/www.songtexte.com
Writer: Tanita Tikaram

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Ah, yes, I loved the song. Since I never heard it again for so long I almost forgot about that song. I am pretty excited when I came actoss it again. I am happy I can share this excitement about it with youπŸ˜€

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This is one of those songs which feel like they rolled under a wardrobe and got forgotten. And when you find them again, you are highly excited and only notice that you missed it.

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