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Riff: Franz Ferdinand – “Stand On The Horizon”

Aug 27, 2013

How can I tell you I was wrong?/When I am/The cruellest man ever born

from Stand On The Horizon lyrics by Franz Ferdinand

Venturing further into “Funkytown,” Kapranos claims that the North Sea is willing him and the lost loved one he’s mistreated to reunite. But his stubborn refusal to apologise for his wrong words, wrong thoughts and wrong actions suggests that the waters are rooting for a lost cause; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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