A child breaks the ice and peers into the hidden depths
To try to untangle the whole of this unholy mess
Well I have no doubt they will figure it out one day
The ever wonderful Marianne Faithfull returns with her twentieth studio album, Give My Love to London.
The images reinforce the lyrics, hence I offer a replacement of my regular static Image of the Week.
Today is Indonesia’s Independence Day. We’ve lost our flag and it was too late to buy another one. But no matter, the day should not only celebrate the past, an event which took place 69 years ago.
Marianne, 67, sings about decadence, what we are witnessing all around us today, yet has hope, as I do, that humanity will stir and find the joy expressed in the simple things – much as young children do.