Some of them, they surprise :: video of the day

E-Bow the Letter :: R.E.M. and Patti Smith

I wore it like a badge of teenage film stars,
hash bars, cherry mash and tinfoil tiaras;
dreaming of Maria Callas,
whoever she is.
This fame thing, I don’t get it.
I wrap my hand in plastic to try to look through it,
Maybelline eyes and girl-as-boy moves.
I can take you far.
This star thing, I don’t get it.”

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