"I'm Mandy Fly Me" as written by Kevin Godley, , Graham Gouldman, and Eric / Stewart....
Just like a rollin' stone
I'm outside lookin' in
But if your chance came would you take it
Where on earth do I begin
I'm Mandy fly me

I've often heard her jingle
It's never struck a chord
With a smile as bright as sunshine
She called me through the poster
And welcomed me aboard
She led me she fed me
She read me like a book
But I'm hiding in the small print
Won't you take another look
And take me away
Try me Mandy fly me away

The world was spinning like a ball
And then it wasn't there at all
And as my heart began to fall

I saw her walking on the water
As the sharks were comin' for me
I felt Mandy pull me up give me the kiss of life
Just like the girl in Dr. No No No No

Ah when they pulled me from the wreckage
And her body couldn't be found
Was it in my mind it seems
I had a crazy dream
I told them so but they said no no no no

I found me on a street
And starin' at a wall
If it hadn't have been for Mandy
Her promise up above me
Well I wouldn't be here at all
So if you're travellin' in the sky
Don't be surprised if someone said Hi
I'm Mandy fly me

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"I'm Mandy Fly Me" as written by Graham Stewart Eric Godley

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    General CommentThe guy is looking up at a National Airlines poster at the stewardess on there, and has a fantasy about her saving him. However when he snaps out of it, he's back on the street in America - and he would never have been there if it hadn't of been for the allure of the poster getting him to fly from the UK (presumably - it is 10cc after all) in the first place.
    Wyrmon February 13, 2014   Link
  • 0
    General CommentI think this song has two meanings...
    1. The guy was litterally drowning, and a spirit saved him.
    2. The guy was really depressed from a break up to the point of suicide "And as my heart began to fall"... "Well I wouldn't be here at all" and Mandy loved him until he could love himself again... and then she left to go on to another male victim of love.
    sheepgirlon April 17, 2007   Link
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    General CommentThis song is like Part 2 of Clockwork Creep. The man takes the flight because he is attracted to the Mandy on the poster. The plane blows up, he is thrown in the water, and the stewardess saves him--only she was dead! 10cc should never be taken too seriously--this a jokey song.
    hawley5150on January 17, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThis is a song of pure imagination. He sees the girl in the poster and goes on an impossible adventure with her before he returns to reality... but then he concludes, "If it hadn't have been for Mandy... I wouldn't be here at all." It completely blurs the lines between fantasy and reality.
    RobertDKnighton September 19, 2011   Link
  • 0
    Song MeaningOr maybe it's just a song...
    Softladon October 14, 2011   Link
  • 0
    My InterpretationReally...this song "I'm Mandy. fly me.." is about being on a acid trip...Mandy is the trip you lick and enjoy.
    eagles61on August 03, 2012   Link

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