White on white
Light, sublime, subliminal
The void is clean
A cell but not for a criminal
Light and shade
Time and space

M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal
M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal

Draw a line
More is less is minimal
Form, earth, life
Decide something less decisional
Light and shade
Time and space

M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal
M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal

An empty box
An open space
A single thought
Leaves a trace
An empty room
An open space
A single thought
Leaves a trace
Light and shade
Time and space

M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal
M. I. N. I. M. A. L.
Minimal Minimal


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Minimal Lyrics as written by Neil Tennant Chris Lowe

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    General CommentGetting down to the essence of things.
    B*A*M*Fon March 25, 2007   Link
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    General CommentI recall reading somewhere that this song was inspired in part by one of their impressions of friends who had gone all "minimal" in their homes and interior designs and style.

    As I recall, it wasn't intended in a positive way. They found the "minimal" fad more insipid than inspired.
    whitewolfbcon August 24, 2011   Link
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    General CommentA very original song.

    It does seem that "minimal" wasn't intended in a positive way, especially because it reflects on the way such people act ("Decide something less decisional").

    But then it also has a good side to it ("A single thought Leaves a trace")...
    soboton June 29, 2014   Link

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