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(Quelle: Christof Graf`s Bücher über Leonard Cohen - ,,Partisan der Liebe" (1996) und ,,Titan der Worte" (2010)

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Anyhow (vom Album: Old Ideas)

You know it really is a pity, the way you treat me now;

I know you can't forgive me but forgive me, anyhow.

The ending got so ugly, I even heard you say,

"You never ever loved me but could you love me anyway?"

I dreamed about you, baby, you were wearin' half your dress

I know you have to hate me but could you hate me less?

I've used up all my chances and you'll never take me back

But there ain't no harm in askin', "Could you cut me one more slice?"

I'm naked and I'm filthy and there's sweat upon my brow

And both of us are guilty, anyhow.

Have mercy on me, baby. After all, I did confess,

Even though you have to hate me, could you hate me less?

It's a shame and it's a pity

I know you can forgive me

The ending got so ugly

You never ever loved me

Dreamed about you, baby

I know you have to hate me

I'm naked and I'm filthy

Both of us are guilty

Have mercy on me, baby.

Mehr dazu unter: Old Ideas

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Der Song wurde während der Welttournee 2008-2010 des öfteren live gespielt.

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