The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #18467   Message #659632
Posted By: GUEST,MAG at work
27-Feb-02 - 10:17 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Streets of London (Ralph McTell)^^^
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Streets of London
I know lots of good people like to adapt the "Don't tell me" lyrics; I have always taken them to mean the singer talkingto him/herself. Like Dylan's early put-down stuff was in essence addressed to himself ("How does it feel?") It's a simple call to not look away.