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Old 08-03-2008, 05:32 AM   #451
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I enjoy it, but I may as well have you tell me what it's all about.
It's in U2 by U2. When they were on the Boy tour, they had to go on the heavily guarded enclosed road that went through East Germany to get to West Berlin, and on the way, they were stopped by the German army who thought they were smuggling people out of the East, but it was really just the band sleeping in the back of the van.
But anyway, the soldier that stopped them was about Bono's age, and they hung out for a while, and it struck Bono how different that boy's life was from his own, just because he'd been born in a 'strange land'.
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Scarlet

I used to get this mixed up with "Rejoice", when I was still a n00b fan. Just by the title, obviously...
I bet somewhere along the line there's an uncorrected production mistake.
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Did Ashley pass out, or did she leave with intent?
She's on the phone to Ax....
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It's in U2 by U2. When they were on the Boy tour, they had to go on the heavily guarded enclosed road that went through East Germany to get to West Berlin, and on the way, they were stopped by the German army who thought they were smuggling people out of the East, but it was really just the band sleeping in the back of the van.
But anyway, the soldier that stopped them was about Bono's age, and they hung out for a while, and it struck Bono how different that boy's life was from his own, just because he'd been born in a 'strange land'.
I must not have paid enough attention at that part of the book.

Interesting.
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She's on the phone to Ax....
Makes sense.
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THE ELECTRIC.....oh, wait.
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UGH, Is That All! WHY ARE YOU NOT THE ELECTRIC CO?! GO DIE IN A FIRE YOU TERRIBLE EXCUSE FOR AN ALBUM CLOSER!
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I bet somewhere along the line there's an uncorrected production mistake.
haha, could be. I mean, how do you get a title like "Scarlet" for that?


Sorry Khan, can't help you with the lyrics there...



yay riff recycling!
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UGH, Is That All! WHY ARE YOU NOT THE ELECTRIC CO?! GO DIE IN A FIRE YOU TERRIBLE EXCUSE FOR AN ALBUM CLOSER!
Hearing this song makes me "ungry".
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She's on the phone to Ax....
She's Axver's grandmother?

Oh shit. She's also supposedly my mother.

So.

Does that make Axver my son?

'cause that would make my infatuation with him REALLY awkward!
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Hey, I'm kinda (h)ungry...
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She's Axver's grandmother?

Oh shit. She's also supposedly my mother.

So.

Does that make Axver my son?

'cause that would make my infatuation with him REALLY awkward!


Axver = Oedipus?
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WTF RANDOM WHISTLING!

WHYYYYYYY
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Aw, is that all?

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She's Axver's grandmother?

Oh shit. She's also supposedly my mother.

So.

Does that make Axver my son?

'cause that would make my infatuation with him REALLY awkward!
Just another purity point to knock off.
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