"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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    My InterpretationI think this one is fairly clear "battery brides" as in "battery hens". An unkind reference to the young women of his town; all the same and lacking in imagination.

    The live version of this song is very impressive and quite a bold choice as it's not an obvious crowd-pleaser.
    aardvark9on October 05, 2012   Link

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