Lonely Don't

Album: Who's Hurting Now? (2009)
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  • Staton told The Quietus that this song about loneliness was written by a school bus driver called Connie Knapp. She told Staton that "she thought she might as well stop writing because she thought that she just can't write that well and she was so overjoyed that it got included on the album."

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