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my life is a clanging void (lyrics meme)

fashion ninjaThree weeks ago I had every intention of going to a gig last night. But I forgot all about that and instead stayed in and did a few chores (washing, mail, a print) before cutting a friend's hair and then spending the rest of the night in, getting pissed on red wine and giggling over spam subject headers. After she'd gone, and the bottle was empty (in that order) I assembled the IKEA shelf unit I'd picked up earlier from jinty's. And then I went to bed.

Oh wait, no, I drew clumsily cut-and-pasted a panel for the Picky Picky Game first. Well, somebody has to (and it looks like if it isn't me it won't be anyone).

From the playlist of my mind (currently playing: self-pitying).

1. Why do you sit there just weeping, when you terrify all the world
2. I got a bad migraine, that lasted three long years, and the pills that I took, made my fingers disappear
3. even if you're old and incontinent, I'll be with you till the bitter end
4. and you reply, thank god for that, I nearly got mixed up in the dreadful thing
5. we've had enough world music for a little while mzdt
6. you stumble in my footsteps, make the same mistakes that I make liriselei
7. I've seen some that burned up on re-entry, bones that have crumbled to dust, it was tough but I held it together, but now I'm finding it hard to adjust
8. my set is amazing it even smells like a street there's a bar at the end where you can meet me and my friends
9. I can't speak I don't think and I don't really matter at all buddleia
10. about the men you left for women and the men you left for other men and the men you left for dead
11. you said that if you couldn't take your car you'd walk instead it was the last thing you said before the line went dead now I'm standing by the window holding all the things of yours I own
12. it hurts my dear, to see you in pain, you wanted so much and got caught in the rain
13. I would stand in line for this, there's always room in life for this
14. were you promiscuous? I only ask because ceciley
15. if you think you belong enough Dai Infidel
16. and you think this is easy realism
17. there's a pan on the floor filled with something black, I need to know, I'm afraid to ask
18. rust-coloured hair, is she DIY?
19. meet a girl on a bus meet a boy on a train
20. you should be kissing him instead of dissing him benchilada
21. I spill my tea, oh silly me missfairchild
22. all through communion I study the people threading themselves through the eye of a needle
23. he lit up a cigarette made from rolled up photo pictures of people that he'd left behind
24. going down, underground buddleia
25. experiment ends snowking


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10th Dec, 2004 07:58 (UTC)

6. Depeche Mode - "Walking in my Shoes"
is the only one i know.

10th Dec, 2004 08:06 (UTC)
though I think there's one there *everyone* knows, even you
10th Dec, 2004 08:00 (UTC)
21: Will You - Hazel O'Connor.
10th Dec, 2004 08:05 (UTC)
... is not the most embarassing song in the list
10th Dec, 2004 08:00 (UTC)
about the men you left for women and the men you left for other men and the men you left for dead

Where does this stuff come from? And I know you drew those giant geese infesting the Tamis just to spook me... Eeeee. clomping up the scary stairs, hissing ....

10th Dec, 2004 08:02 (UTC)
That's my favourite of the pancevo strips I drew! I'm so glad that one's been published! (Well, something was going on in the Tamis...)
10th Dec, 2004 08:01 (UTC)
9. Is Dubstar. Can't remember the title...
10th Dec, 2004 08:07 (UTC)
you are correct!
the title's in the previous line
10th Dec, 2004 08:06 (UTC)
25. Experiment No 6 - Lemon Jelly
10th Dec, 2004 08:10 (UTC)
of course
it is.
10th Dec, 2004 08:07 (UTC)
Ah. I'm Just a Girl She Said.

Miserable? Really? That's very bad. Can I make you happy?
(Now I look at that written down, it seems like something the streetwalker might have said in St Elmo's Fire.)
10th Dec, 2004 08:10 (UTC)
make you real happy, miss?
Yep, that's the one. A real sulk of a song.
Sulky, yep - buddleia - 10th Dec, 2004 08:11 (UTC) - Expand
10th Dec, 2004 08:19 (UTC)
24 -- The Jam, Going Underground. Or is that too straightforward? I don't think I know any of the others, anyway...
10th Dec, 2004 08:21 (UTC)
No, it's someone else. The song's just as famous, though. You ought to know number 1.
Going Down -- to the underground - jinty - 10th Dec, 2004 08:24 (UTC) - Expand
nope - cleanskies - 10th Dec, 2004 08:27 (UTC) - Expand
the shelf unit's nice - cleanskies - 10th Dec, 2004 08:23 (UTC) - Expand
Incidentally... - applez - 10th Dec, 2004 09:10 (UTC) - Expand
so, - cleanskies - 10th Dec, 2004 09:17 (UTC) - Expand
Re: so, - applez - 10th Dec, 2004 18:08 (UTC) - Expand
get it right - ceciley - 11th Dec, 2004 13:50 (UTC) - Expand
Re: get it right - applez - 11th Dec, 2004 13:52 (UTC) - Expand
Re: get it right - ceciley - 11th Dec, 2004 13:58 (UTC) - Expand
yes - cleanskies - 12th Dec, 2004 03:35 (UTC) - Expand
10th Dec, 2004 09:52 (UTC)
Eek. 21 is West End Girls by the Pet Shop Boys
10th Dec, 2004 21:01 (UTC)
she's a gen-i-us! ... and I have insomnia.
10th Dec, 2004 09:53 (UTC)
I mean 24. Office Christmas drinks are Teh EVol
10th Dec, 2004 10:04 (UTC)
...to a dive bar
in a west end town.

now you say it, I can hear it!
Too many shadows, whispering voices - buddleia - 10th Dec, 2004 10:10 (UTC) - Expand
11th Dec, 2004 08:43 (UTC)
"Hey, Dave!"
i can now no longer picture the Harlequin Ninja without thinking of him having the same voice as Papa Lazarou from "The League of Gentlemen".
11th Dec, 2004 08:49 (UTC)
Re: "Hey, Dave!"
would it help if I told you the harlequin ninja is actually a girl? It's a bit tricky to see in the costume, admittedly, but those are breasts, not just impressive pectorals ...
Re: "Hey, Dave!" - liriselei - 11th Dec, 2004 12:06 (UTC) - Expand
14th Dec, 2004 11:16 (UTC)
5) - the French 'Peter Gabriel'
15th Dec, 2004 02:16 (UTC)
it is.
(no subject) - mzdt - 15th Dec, 2004 03:42 (UTC) - Expand
it was tricky to get a bit - cleanskies - 15th Dec, 2004 03:55 (UTC) - Expand
15th Dec, 2004 02:17 (UTC)
15) - radiohead - nice dream
kind regards
Dai Infidel
15th Dec, 2004 02:20 (UTC)
about time
somebody got that one. A gift, I thought.
16th Dec, 2004 07:18 (UTC)
See, I missed that you had a lyrics meme up.
I'll be doing one tonight, I figure, but damn, I could have named some.
Including the one you just recently mentioned by Neil and Chris.
"20. you should be kissing him instead of dissing him"...like a punk.


Going to put in PopArt now...
16th Dec, 2004 07:39 (UTC)
name away
... as far as I'm concerned, this quiz isn't over yet ... I may have named the artists, but that was just a clue, you know?
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