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Michael Wride

Rookie (December,5th 1968 / Wells, Somerset, England, UK)

Velvet Paradise


There we played
Behind the rose bushes
At the beginning of time
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Written sometime 1986-1990. This one I guess is about the innocence of childhood, perhaps lost innocence too and escapism to a safe, comfortable place...a velvet paradise.

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