"One Point Perspective" as written by and Alex Turner....
Dancing in my underpants
I'm gonna run for government
I'm gonna form a covers band and all
And back there by the baby grand
Did Mr. Winter Wonderland say
"Come here, kid, we really need to talk"?
Bear with me, man, I lost my train of thought

I fantasize, I call it quits
I swim with the economists
And I get to the bottom of it for good
By the time reality hits
The chimes of freedom fell to bits
The shining city on the fritz
They come out of the cracks
Thirsty for blood

Just as the apocalypse finally gets prioritized
And you cried some of the hottest tears you ever cried
Multiplied by five
I suppose the singer must die

Singsong 'round the money tree
This stunning documentary
That no one else unfortunately saw
Such beautiful photography
It's worth it for the opening scene
I've been driving 'round listening to the score
Or maybe, I just imagined it all
I've played to quiet rooms like this before
Bear with me, man, I lost my train of thought

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"One Point Perspective" as written by Alex Turner

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    General CommentHad a more than a few nights like that
    davie_bravoon July 20, 2018   Link
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    Song MeaningOnly one meaning: Turner asks himself whether or not AM was even worth the while as a project? Five years he's been asking this of himself, and finally concluded that the singer must die. And yes, this is the best track of the whole "album".
    ayebrobrololon July 21, 2018   Link

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