I was torn when considering what quote to put at the top of this blog, to sum up how I feel about Stan. I do like to think that certain song lyrics attach themselves to us quite usefully, so that those pensmiths who've created such great lyrics have also summed up how I feel in a handy quote. Here they are, starting with the headline quote...........I'll add more when they spring to mind......
"Let's go crash that party down in Normal Town tonight."
B52s / Deadbeat Club / Cosmic Thing / 1990
"Sometimes you look so small, need some shelter
Just running round and round, helter skelter
And I've leaned on me for years
Now you can lean on me
And that's more than love, that's the way it should be
Now I can't change the way you feel
But I can put my arms around you
That's just part of the deal
That's the way I feel
I'll put my arms around you."
Massive Attack / Everything But The Girl / Protection / Protection / 1994
"And years make everything alright. You fall on me for anything you like; and I, no I don't mind."
Keane / This is the last time / Hopes and Fears / 2004
"I'm losing sleep; I'm losing dignity."
Edwyn Collins / Losing Sleep / Losing Sleep / 2010
(That one's ironic)
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