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Song Of The Day

Today's Selection is...

“Love Is Blindness” from Achtung Baby.

I’m so sorry about the really late Song of the Day, guys… it’s been a really bad week.

This song just… it’s just expressing all of my emotions right now, even though I know its meaning is something completely different; the emotion is still there, howling and… ouch. That guitar solo gives me chills every time I hear it. And Bono’s “da-da-da-da-da”s at the end of the song are absolutely brilliant.

Love is blindness
I don't want to see
Won't you wrap the night
Around me
Oh my heart
Love is blindness

In a parked car
In a crowded street
You see your love
Made complete
Thread is ripping
The knot is slipping
Love is blindness

Love is clockworks
And cold steel
Fingers too numb to feel
Squeeze the handle
Blow out the candle
Love is blindness

Love is blindness
I don't want to see
Won't you wrap the night
Around me
Oh my love
Blindness

A little death
Without mourning
No call
And no warning
Baby, you're a dangerous idea
That almost makes sense

Love is drowning
In a deep well
All the secrets
And no one to tell
Take the money
Honey
Blindness

Love is blindness
I don't want to see
Won't you wrap the night
Around me
Oh my love
Blindness

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