Love Is A Silent Thief

Songfacts®:

  • The presence of Katie Melua's husband, former superbike champion James Toseland, looms largely over her sixth album Ketevan. This song, for instance, explores difficulties relationships face. "You don't suddenly get married and everything is rosy all the time," Katy told The Sun. "He still doesn't recycle properly."
  • The album title refers to Georgian-born Katie Melua's proper first name, Ketevan. She is known as Ketino to her family.

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