Candy Says - The Velvet Underground
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from Wikipedia: Candy Darling (ca. November 24, 1944 – March 21, 1974) was a pre-op transsexual Warhol superstar who starred in Andy Warhol's films Flesh (1968) and Women in Revolt (1971). [...] She is the subject of The Velvet Underground's song "Candy Says" and was one of several Warhol associates mentioned in Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side".
The Velvet Underground was a pioneering experimental rock band from New York City first active from 1965 to 1973. Its best-known lineup consisted of vocalist/guitarist Lou Reed, bassist/violist John Cale, guitarist Sterling Morrison and drummer Maureen Tucker. The band also collaborated with Nico for their debut album in 1967, under the supervision of producer and pop artist Andy Warhol. Some see The Velvet Underground as being a bridge between Show more ...
and all that it requires in this world
Candy says I d like to know completely
what others so discretely talk about
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 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