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My Favourite Metaphor

One of the greatest metaphors in music, every written, ever sung. To understand the meaning of this song, one must appreciate the language to begin with, but also must have lived, seen, and known this ‘Woman’ at her peak. Who she is today is not who she was. You see broken tears, sadness, chaos and destruction.

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I knew her when she stood ground, shook a nation, she was the centre of attention, powerful and so damn beautiful. She holds memories, experiences, and till this day she draws me to the most grand connection that’s I’ve ever had.

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كثر الحديث عن التي اهواها ، كثر الحديث من التي اهواها
There’s more talk about the one that I want

ما عمرها ؟ ما اسمها ؟ ماسرها ؟ ماشكلها ؟ بيضاء ام سمراء ؟؟ عيناك احلى انتي ام عيناها ؟
What’s her age? What’s her name? What’s secret? What does she look like ? White or tanned? Eyes are prettier you pretty eyes.

جل الذي اخشاه ان تتاثري ، فتماسكي وتهاياي وتحضري
Something Something, Hold on and get ready

فلغيره النسوان فلغيره النسوان فلغيره النسوان فعل الخنجر
Oh women are jealous, they are jealous, their jealousy feels like the stabbing of a sword

هي اجمل من كل جميله احلى منك واحلى مني ، هي ارشق من كل رشيقه ، هي اقرب من قلبي عني
She’s prettier than the prettiest girl, better looking than you and I, she’s slimmer than any body, she’s closer than my heart is to me

يااجمل من شعر كريم او كاظم في اروع لحن
She’s prettier than Kareem’s hair, or Kathem in his best tunes

قالوا انك تسهر معها ؟طبعا طبعا
They said you spend your nights with her? Of course, of course

قالوا انك تسكن معها ؟طبعا طبعا
They said you live with her? Of course, of course

عيناها بيتي وسريري ووساده راسي اضلعها ، تمحو كل هموم حياتي لو مس جبينياصبعها
Her eyes are my home, my bed, and my pillow. She wipes away my life worries when her fingers touch my head

ضميني يااحلى امراه لوصمتت قلبي يسمعها ضميني يااحلى امراه لوصمتت قلبي يسمعه
Protect me you prettiest lady, even when she’s quiet my heart hears her

بغداااااااد
Baghdad

Speaks: God has never created anyone like you in this entire world..

 

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Set fire to the rain

Did you know that ‘Pluviophile’ (n) is a lover of rain; someone who finds joy and peace of mind during rainy days.

Christy Anne Martin wrote ‘She’s in the clouds, heavy and dark, waiting to fall like rain’.

Petrichor (n) is defined as the scent of rain on dry earth.

Truth- you can’t have a rainbow without rain.

Spoken like a true man, Bob Marley said “Some people feel the rain, others just get wet”.

I LOVE the sound of rain.

Storms don’t last forever.

“I promise these storms are only trying to wash you clean” Jessica Kateoff

Pyjamas all day.

Brontide is the low rumble of a distant thunder.

The smell of rain.

Every raindrop has a different diameter.

Fun fact – Umbrellas were originally designed to protect people from the sun.

Tea, Tea, Tea, Tea, Coffee & socks.

For now, Adele, set fire to the rain…

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The song…

Living on the edge of what’s good for me hun, so listen today because you might not be here tomorrow.

J-J-J ealous.

 

Only a matter of time.

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