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by Greengage
Wed Oct 08, 2014 1:55 am
Forum: 2014 releases: Popular Problems & Live in Dublin
Topic: Popular Problems: Memorable Lines
Replies: 19
Views: 7568

Re: Popular Problems: Memorable Lines

"Was our prayer so damn unworthy The sun rejected it?" The official lyrics are: "Was our prayer so damn unworthy The Son rejected it?" http://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/popularproblems.html#113 I think this meaning of Son/sun is a New Testament reference rather than an Old Testament/Talmud one. Son ...
by Greengage
Thu Oct 02, 2014 12:12 am
Forum: 2014 releases: Popular Problems & Live in Dublin
Topic: Popular Problems: Memorable Lines
Replies: 19
Views: 7568

Re: Popular Problems: Memorable Lines

You could almost cite the whole album but these are some that jumped out at me "Is it still raining Back in november?" Witnessing a massacre in 'Almost like the blues' "I couldn’t meet their glances I was staring at my shoes" or New Orleans from the song 'Samson in New Orleans': "Was our prayer so d...

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