Album: An Awesome Wave (2012)
  • Tralala, in your snatch fits pleasure, broom-shaped pleasure
    Deep greedy and Googling every corner
    Dead in the middle of the C-O-double M-O-N
    Little did I know then that the Mandela Boys soon become Mandela Men
    Tall woman, pull the pylons down

    And wrap them around the necks of all the feckless men that queue to be the next
    Steepled fingers, ring leaders, queue jumpers, rock fist paper scissors, lingered fluffers
    In your hoof lies the heartland
    Where we tent for our treasure, pleasure, leisure, les yeux, it's all in your eyes
    In your snatch fits pleasure, broom-shaped pleasure
    Deep greedy and Googling every corner
    Blended by the lights Writer/s: Augustus Figaro Niso Unger-Hamilton, Gwilym David Dylan Sainsbury, Joe Jerome Newman, Thomas Stuart Green
    Publisher: Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Ross from BristolThank you Luke, that adds a really interesting layer of meaning to the song
  • Luke from SouthamptonContrary to previous comments, this song does indeed reference other works of fiction, but also tells the tale of a local piece of news and history. In the not too distant past the gang known as the Mandella Boys (From Mandella way) attacked and as a group sexually assaulted a girl on The Common (C-O double M-O-N). This was viewed as a rite of passage for the Mandella Boys, hence them becoming Mandella Men.

    They left her for dead, this is not reflected in any of the previous comments and I feel it important to mention this.

    Also the track name is reflective of the area in which the attack took place around the Fitzhugh pub (Polygon).
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