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Lou Reed

Lewis Allan "Lou" Reed (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of The Velvet Underground, and for his solo career, which has spanned several decades. Though the Velvet Underground were a comme… more »

Candy says, I've come to hate my body
And all that it requires in this world 

 Candy says, I'd like to know completely 
What all they discretely talk about 

I'm gonna watch the blue birds fly
Over my shoulder 
I'm gonna watch them pass me by
 Maybe when I'm older 

What do you think I'd see
If I could walk away from me

 Candy says, I hate the quiet places
That cause the smallest taste of what will be

 Candy says, I hate the big decisions 
That cause endless revisions in my mind

I'm gonna watch the bluebirds fly
Over my shoulder 
I'm gonna watch them pass me by
 Maybe when I'm older 

What do you think I'd see
If I could walk away from me

Written by: LEWIS ALLEN REED, LOU REED

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