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You took the worst in me and turned it around
Why can't you...

Just let me down
Let me down

I tried to make you listen, I tried to make you see
I tried to make you understand you couldn't take from me
But in the meantime I feel sadness all round
The only way to better feeling is if you let me down

Let me down
Let me down

The freedom I will cherish is just a taste
The things that I will own
The want of something that's just out of reach
Will always let me down

Let me down
Don't let me down
Let me down
Don't let me down


from Black and Blue: The Demos 1987​-​88, released April 22, 2017
Steve - vocals
Martyn - guitar and vocals
Julian - guitar
Marcus - bass
Derek - drums

Recorded at The Rectory, Newcastle, May 1988



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