Hiya Album Stories
Eve Got Adam
I used to pass a factory that made joy
mining machinery (or so the sign said) on my way to a friend’s house. I also
used to know a girl who had a power over me like that Eve had over Adam. I guess
love seemed as fresh to us as it did to the world’s first lovers.
Very few girls have the same face they
did when they were five years old. Fewer tell you what your life will consist of
from now on. Even fewer do that at half past three in the morning.
Born And Raised
Tempestuous relationships always seem to
be the ones you remember most about. It’s funny too how some places become
identified in your mind with a certain person. You end up with as many feelings
about the place as you do that person.
No one can solve all the world’s ills. It’s strange
how we keep on trying to hold it together with people whose world view is so
different to our own. After a while, she seemed to have the perfect face for
Imagine you have to live your life by strict
rules of tradition. Then imagine you meet someone who doesn’t conform to the
same tradition. Now take your first innocent steps towards a new way of living.
Love Freely Given
So, you’ve worked in the same place
since you were sixteen. Meanwhile, you’ve grown and succeeded in taking a
college course on day release. Your workmates still see you as the young kid.
Are You Red Or Blue?
Sometimes the right shape becomes
the wrong shape. It all depends which side of the city you come from. There
isn’t a second chance.
Maybe It’s Gonna Be Tonight
Ever sat around at home
waiting for somebody? Then found out they were having fun with someone else?
It’s time to change your mind and move on.
I was sitting on a train one day, looking at
the other passengers. I wondered why they were all taking that particular train
at that particular time. Perhaps some were enjoying their lives more than
Won’t You Be My Lover?
It’s time to drive over here and
do what you’ve always wanted to. I guess we both want to be together. I wonder
why we can’t accept that?
Him Or Me
She ‘phones me up an hour before we were due to
meet. “My brother’s home and I want to see him” she says. I reckon she has
Book Of Days
Some guys are good listeners. Some are
supportive of their girls. Some might even wait for them and help them do what
they want to do with their lives.