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Song Quote Game 3

Discussion in 'Sensorium' started by dmc, Sep 26, 2004.

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  1. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Splunge left off with:


    Here comes a stringray
    There goes a manta ray
    In walked a jelly fish
    There goes a dogfish
    Chased by a catfish
    In flew a sea robin
    Watch out for that pirahna
    There goes a narwhal
    Here comes a bikini whale!


    I think that's from the B-52's Rock Lobster, towards the end of the song.
     
  2. Splunge

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    Correct, dmc.

    Your turn.
     
  3. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    There you stood a distant memory
    So good like we never parted
    Said to myself I knew you'd set me free
    And here we are right back where we started
     
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    BOC Let the wild run free Veteran

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    "Street of dreams" by Rainbow.
     
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    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    You're up BOC
     
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    BOC Let the wild run free Veteran

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    We are scanning the scene
    In the city tonight
    We are looking for you
    To start up a fight
    There is an evil feeling
    In our brains
    But it is nothing new
    You know it drives us insane
     
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    SEARCHIIIIIING. Seek and Destroooooy. Metallica.
     
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    BOC Let the wild run free Veteran

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    Yep.
     
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    I expect that to be tricky... or maybe not.

    The place is dead as heaven on a saturday night
    And my very close companion
    Gets me fumbling gets me laughing
    She’s a hundred but she’s wearing
    Something tight
    I lift my glass to the awful truth
    Which you can’t reveal to the ears of youth
    Except to say it isn’t worth a dime
     
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    I think we need a hint
     
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    Leonard Cohen - Closing Time

    If I'm right then this will have to do:

    I am still right here
    what have I become?
    my sweetest friend
    everyone I know
    goes away in the end
    you could have it all
     
  12. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Nine Inch Nails - Hurt
     
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    Or Johnny Cash. :D
     
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    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    I don't know why I'm waiting for confirmation, so here goes:

    I said the years had been a friend to her,
    And that her eyes were still as blue
     
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    Yes. Leonard Cohen was correct. An older Canadian. Splunge, don't you know your own folks ?
     
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    I'm actually not a big fan of Leonard Cohen - to me, his singing style sounds like droning.

    But I'm still hanging my head in shame.

    And I don't know dmc's lyrics, either.
     
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    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    to continue with the lyrics:

    And in those eyes
    I don't know if I
    saw doubt or gratitude
     
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    Sooooo.... just to get the ball rolling again, (or at least to get another hint) heres a throwaway guess: Paint it Red by the Rolling Stones
     
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    Oh, I know this one!

    It's Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture", right?

    ...or maybe not...
     
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    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Sorry guys, was out for most of the weekend. Clearly no Dan Fogelberg fans here - Same Old Lang Syne.

    Here's some new lyrics:

    To be a rock and not to roll
     
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