That thread about the lousiness of The Fall from the viewpoint of sad old proggers has made me listen to a lot more Fall.
So what are your favourite lines from MES carrier bag (because I saw him take tattered bits of paper out of a Tescos bag on stage to sing a new song)
I was walking down the street I saw a poster at the top I was only on one leg The streets wee fucked – Blindness
How dare you assume I want to parlez vous with you You Gretchen Franklin nosey matron thing – Telephone Thing
When I walk down the street Its always you I seem to meet Long hair down and sneakers on your feet And write letters to the Evening News I clench my fists and I sing this song hey student! hey student! hey student! You’re gonna get it through the head – Hey Student!
Became a recluse Bought a computer Set it up in the home Elusive big one On the screen Saw the Holy Ghost I swear On the screen Where’s the cursor? – Eat Yself Fitter
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