Name that U2 song

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Name that U2 song
« on: January 18, 2020, 08:49:35 PM »
We used to play this on the old place - you put a few words of a lyric to a U2 song - and then the next member names the song and posts another lyric ...... it's no fun if you go "I want to run, I want to hide" - make it challenging....and no googling.

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« Reply #1 on: January 18, 2020, 08:50:16 PM »
Here's one to kick off:

"She has made of me a servant"
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« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2020, 06:29:52 AM »
Here's one to kick off:

"She has made of me a servant"
I don't know...but it somehow clicks in my mind as part of one of the old gospel songs I grew up with...
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« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2020, 04:37:20 PM »
Too hard? Ok this was "Wild Irish Rose"

"A gypsy she has made of me a servant of the street"

Try this one instead

"no car alarm, no cellular phone"
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« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2020, 04:47:30 PM »
Your Blue Room!

How about "alive in my head"?
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« Reply #5 on: January 20, 2020, 11:53:52 PM »
Angels too tied to the ground

‘I won’t be a picture with no sound’
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2020, 03:00:26 AM »
Angels too tied to the ground

‘I won’t be a picture with no sound’

Smile, that lyric is particularly memorable for me.

Some of you might know this one:

"Door is closed behind me now
The window is sealed, to shut out the light..
Green as the leaves the cure of the nettle sting
Do your work and you'll work out right..."


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« Reply #7 on: January 21, 2020, 06:30:49 AM »
Angels too tied to the ground

‘I won’t be a picture with no sound’

Smile, that lyric is particularly memorable for me.

Some of you might know this one:

"Door is closed behind me now
The window is sealed, to shut out the light..
Green as the leaves the cure of the nettle sting
Do your work and you'll work out right..."
Ah, yes...Deep In The Heart

how about "you cannot change your heart"?
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« Reply #8 on: January 21, 2020, 08:49:29 PM »
Boy falls from the sky - and kudos for choosing a spiderman song - not a cool thing to do in these parts

"we haunt this place, the ghosts of love"
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Re: Name that U2 song
« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2020, 10:46:58 PM »
Boy falls from the sky - and kudos for choosing a spiderman song - not a cool thing to do in these parts

"we haunt this place, the ghosts of love"

The Crystal Ballroom. A favorite of mine.  :D

Like a thief in the night
See the world by candlelight


First Chair. Last Call.

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« Reply #10 on: January 22, 2020, 06:16:25 AM »
Seconds.

"Your scent is something"
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« Reply #11 on: January 23, 2020, 09:43:49 PM »
Seconds.

"Your scent is something"
...i'm not gonna miss....

Disappearing Act

Try "The heavy hand, the mortal sand"
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« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2020, 06:35:19 AM »
Ah, one of the BEST...Stateless...I listen to this quite often.

How about "a feeling of never before"?
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« Reply #13 on: January 24, 2020, 04:08:54 PM »
Ah, one of the BEST...Stateless...I listen to this quite often.

How about "a feeling of never before"?
Oh you got me - going to have to think about that one on my constitutional
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« Reply #14 on: January 24, 2020, 04:28:39 PM »
When and where do you have your constitutional?