"Battery Brides (andy Paints Brian)" as written by and Andy Partridge....
Battery brides, ha ha have you ever tried
To break out of your waiting room
And find yourself a waiting groom
Ba ba ba ba battery brides
Ba ba ba ba battery brides

She left school with a million others
And worked in a store part time
She dreams of a husband and a lover
Doesn't realise she's on the production line of ...


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    General CommentPerhaps this is about Andy wanting to marry an Energizer or Duracell bride.

    The parentheses part of the title refers to how briefly Brian Eno considered joining XTC. Ah.. one of the great "What ifs.." of the music world, eh?
    modestmauson May 10, 2008   Link

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