Your Favorite Leonard Cohen Line

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Your Favorite Leonard Cohen Line

Postby Linda » Tue Jul 16, 2002 4:29 pm

"Come forth from the cloud of unkowing and kiss the cheek of the moon."
Is just one of my many favorite lines.
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Postby linmag » Wed Jul 17, 2002 6:13 pm

If your life is a leaf that the seasons tear off and condemn
They will bind you with love that is graceful and green as a stem
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1972: Leeds, 2008: Manchester, Lyon, London O2, 2009: Wet Weybridge, 2012: Hop Farm/Wembley Arena
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Postby linmag » Wed Jul 17, 2002 6:14 pm

Interesting typo there, Linda.
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favorite lines police

Postby favorite lines police » Thu Jul 18, 2002 3:03 am

cloud of unkowing ????
Vigilance

Elucidation

Postby Vigilance » Thu Jul 18, 2002 2:28 pm

As in unkowtowing, a worthy goal for all!
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best cohen line

Postby peter danielsen » Thu Jul 18, 2002 2:33 pm

"give me crack and analsex, take the only tree thats left, stuff it up the hole in your culture"
rocksoff

Postby rocksoff » Wed Jul 24, 2002 1:56 am

it's gotta be:

Givin me head on an unmade bed,
While the limosene waits in the street.

What great poetry. I wish I could write like that.
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One of my favourite lines by Leonard Cohen

Postby Adam » Mon Jul 29, 2002 10:22 pm

"Let's be alone together.
Let's see if we're that strong."

(from Waiting For The Miracle)
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Postby big-al » Tue Jul 30, 2002 3:56 pm

Ah you loved me as a loser, but now you're worried that I just might win
You know the way to stop me, but you don't have the discipline
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Great Cohen line

Postby Elsie » Wed Jul 31, 2002 2:41 am

... climb on your tears and be silent
Like a rose on its ladder of thorns
(The Window)

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Postby Anne » Wed Jul 31, 2002 3:26 am

I loved you when our love was blessed, I love you now there's nothing left but sorrow and a sense of overtime
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Postby Henrik » Wed Jul 31, 2002 3:58 am

"Absence is the only weapon / against the supreme arsenal / of her body"

(hehe)
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Today's Favourite Line

Postby babz » Wed Jul 31, 2002 6:07 am

We're both of us beneath our love
we're both of us above
Dance me to the end of love
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation, and compassion.
~Simone de Beauvoir
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Postby Henning » Wed Jul 31, 2002 10:26 am

If you don't become the ocean
you'll be seasick
everyday
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Postby Kush » Fri Aug 02, 2002 5:42 pm

His hands upon his leather belt now
Like it was the wheel of some big ocean liner

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