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Riff: The xx – “Chained”

Aug 7, 2012

It’s not a secret you should keep/I won’t let you slip away

from Chained lyrics by The xx

He wonders, perplexed, while she stubbornly refuses to set the record straight. The frustration is audible and so is the distance between players in the game of love. The truth is never told but it seems someone has the answer and is simply keeping mum.

Riff by Jason Radford

Jason is a Chicago-based art student and staff writer at SongLyrics. Originally from the Twin Cities, his published writing started with a St. Paul Pioneer Press story contest in the fifth grade and the rest was history.

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