Tag: Elvis Costello

Mr. Crescent

Mr. Crescent Heard the song of both the lark and the linnet Played them both upon a parlour spinnet One ...

Trick Out The Truth

It's a sin to tell a lie until we trick out the truth That depends on what you do and ...

The Death Of Magic Thinking

Sullen as a summer's day Even as a winter's evening Angels strumming overhead Twenty-seven seconds to touchdown Switch on the ...

Magnificent Hurt

After talking in tongues I began to preach What falls from the branch is an apple or peach Hold on ...

The Man You Love To Hate

I went to a theatre on Silhouette Street It had a taste of decay and a scent of defeat All ...

My Most Beautiful Mistake

She was a part-time waitress with a dream of greatness That nobody knew of or even suspected Though it was ...

Mistook Me For A Friend

You took me in the stairwell light Mistook me for a friend A sign said, "Follow me into the night" ...

Paint The Red Rose Blue

He was the youngest of five and the only son He called his wife by a nickname as his father ...

The Difference

I pulled a petal from the flower to tell just where my fortune fell About a boy beyond my caution ...

Penelope Halfpenny

Penelope Halfpenny sat on the desk Then stretched and grinned She cracked her spine And so we sinned While Ruth ...

The Boy Named If

I'm a lucky so and so A fortunate stiff You said you'd never knew me but I'm the one you ...

Farewell, OK

Farewell, okay You'll be on your way You'll be on your own now But to my dismay I can't go ...