"Living In Another World" as written by Mark David Hollis and Timothy Alan Friese-greene....
Better parted
I see people crying
Truth gets harder
There's no sense in lying
Help me find a way from this maze
I can't help myself

When I see tenderness before you left (forget)
That even breaking up was never meant (forget)
But only angels look before they tread (forget)
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you

Better parted
I see people hiding
Speech gets harder
There's no sense in writing
Help me find a way from this maze
I can't help myself

When I see tenderness before you left (forget)
That even breaking up was never meant (forget)
But only angels look before they tread (forget)
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you

Help me find a way from this maze
I'm living in another world to you
And I can't help myself

Did I see tenderness where you saw Hell? (forget)
Did I see angels in the hand I held? (forget)
God only knows what kind of tale you'd tell (forget)
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you
Living in another world to you


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"Living in Another World" as written by Timothy Alan Friese-greene Mark David Hollis

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    My InterpretationOne of the best songs to come out of the 80's and with a great haunting sound ! I think this track is about a one-sided relationship, being in love with someone who doesn't feel the same and not really understanding why. A fantastic track !!
    MattScaleson April 07, 2009   Link
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    General CommentHe obviously can't let the terminated relationship go. Heartbroken, etc.

    He's obsessed, fixated, possibly deranged in his denial, wishful thinking, etc. And the results are fascinating. She'll probably get a restraining order at some point.

    My favorite Talk Talk song.
    daydreamsson March 24, 2013   Link

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