Sometimes when I listen to First we take Manhattan it reminds me of Batman...
I'm guided by a signal in the heavens
I'm guided by the beauty of our weapons
I'd really like to live beside you, baby
I love your body and your spirit and your clothes
Bonus: My Muse's fave Cohen pic:
My muse pointed me to this amazing recording. At 31 minutes is an amazing version of "Lover Lover Lover"
“the background of your entire life, a background of anguish and anxiety, a sense that nothing goes well, that pleasure is unavailable and all your strategies collapse”.
- Leonard Cohen on depression
+ LEONARD COHEN: A FINAL INTERVIEW | September 2016| David Remnick from The New Yorker
I got into LC after hearing a bootleg of Tori Amos singing Famous Blue Raincoat in the 90's, then I read Beautiful Losers and the rest is history for me. Here are all my LC posts.
"God was ruler though his funeral lengthened. Though his mourners thickened Magic never fled..."