Pretty Girls Make Graves Lyrics

The Smiths

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publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Steven Morrissey, Johnny Marr
album: Track 4 in album The Smiths
release date: 1984-2-20
popularity : 20 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Pop
styles: Alternative Rock/Indie Rock
length: 3:44
lyricist: Morrissey
composer: Johnny Marr

Album Information

label: Rough Trade
country(area): United Kingdom
format: Cassette
script: Latin

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Lyrics

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Upon the sand, upon the bay
"There is a quick and easy way" you say
Before you illustrate
I'd rather state :
"I'm not the man you think I am
I'm not the man you think I am"

And sorrow's native son
He will not smile for anyone

And pretty girls make graves
Oh...

End of the pier, end of the bay
You tug my arm, and say : "give in to lust,

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Track Listing


Cassette 1
  • 1 Reel Around the Fountain
  • 2 You’ve Got Everything Now
  • 3 Miserable Lie
  • 4 Pretty Girls Make Graves
  • 5 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
  • 6 This Charming Man
  • 7 Still Ill
  • 8 Hand in Glove
  • 9 What Difference Does It Make?
  • 10 I Don’t Owe You Anything
  • 11 Suffer Little Children