"Magpie" as written by Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Steven Alexander James and David Rowntree....
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Magpie song meanings
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    General CommentCatchy song! :D

    What I'm getting at is a Magpie bird is eating all his apples (lol) and he uses his trickery (wiles) and somehow poisons one and then when the Magpie eats it, it dies. And then he's happy?

    I don't know, I'm probably completely wrong.
    MattJamesRon June 27, 2008   Link
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    General Commentsorry mattjames, you are!

    its a william blake poem called 'a poison tree', the only bit damon wrote is the chorus.

    a great bside - loving it greatly
    ant in the carpeton October 03, 2008   Link

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