Self Defense

Album: Suicane Gratification (1999)
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  • This is yet another Paul Westerberg song about suicide, though it is one of his first to actually use the word "suicide" in his lyrics. >>
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    John - Levittown, NY

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  • John from Levittown, NyShawn Colvin sings backup on this song. Westerberg has said this song took him six months to write, as opposed to most of his stuff, which tends to be quickly written when the inspiration hits him. A truly underappreciated musician and lyricist.
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