Off My Face

Album: not on an album (2013)

Songfacts®:

  • According to the lady herself, this is a song about a relative, though it would not be politic to divulge too much information.

    "Back in his younger days he was quite reckless, the pressure of family life and being at home with the wife wasn't as appealing as the pub with his mates," Clay explained.

    Fortunately, even most teenage delinquents eventually grow up, and that is what happened here. You wouldn't recognize him now. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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