Rainbows – Ana Silvera

Ever of faithless heart My only allegiance is song The flight and perch of birds Half glimpsed on secret garden walls Why must I always go When the going’s only good? When the fight is overthrown I’m sorry darling, I’m no good “Stay in touch”, he said As I descended the stairs Oh I still […]

Notes – Ana Silvera

Lyrics I was in a hotel when the city first fell It was gilded and sullen and neoclassical I took up with an officer and then his general He bought me almond biscuits and a freshwater pearl And took me to the opera, and after to Pigalle A dancer wearing tassels ate the rose off […]