Olympia

Album: Youth Is Only Ever Fun in Retrospect (2017)

Songfacts®:

  • This song was inspired by a Manet painting. "His Olympia is a madam, frontman Oscar Pollock revealed to Q magazine. "I thought it'd be funny to have some sleazy guy going to see her, thinking he'll just get his kick, but she turns round and says she loves him, and wants to spend her life with him."

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