Take Me With You When You Go by Jack White – an interpretation

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Take Me With You When You Go

Take me with you when you go, girl.
Take me anywhere you go.
I’ve got nothing keeping me here.
Take me with you when you go. Continue reading

Two Postmodern Prophets: Walter Becker & Donald Fagen (Steely Dan)

I have always liked the line in “The Sounds of Silence” where Simon & Garfunkel sing “the words of the prophets are written on the subway walls, and tenement halls.” Thankfully, sometimes they are also written in songs, such as this one from the exuberant 1975 album “Katy Lied” by Steely Dan: Continue reading