Yesterday, when it seemed so cool When I walked you home, kissed goodnight I said, “It’s love”, you said, “Alright” It’s funny how, I could never cry Until tonight, when you pass by Hand in hand with another guy You’re dressed to kill and guess who’s dying
Taken from the song Dance Away by English glam rockers Roxy Music from their sixth studio album Manifesto (1979). They’re such a great band and I’ve already referenced them with Jealous Guy and More than This.
I don’t wanna talk About things we’ve gone through Though it’s hurting me Now it’s history. I’ve played all my cards And that’s what you’ve done too Nothing more to say No more ace to play
Taken from the incredibly powerful ballad The Winner Takes it All by Swedish group Abba, from their seventh studio album Super Trouper. Although denied by its songwriter Björn Ulvaeus, the emotive lyrics are widely believed to reflect the break up of his marriage to fellow band member Agnetha Fältskog.