Another lyrics round this week – my favourite! This week is all about opening lines.
1. I know I can’t take one more step towards you, ’cause all that’s waiting is regret.
Christina Perri – Jar of Hearts
2. Strolling along country roads with my baby. It starts to rain, it begins to pour.
Neil Sedaka – Laughter in the Rain
3. Well it’s all right, riding around in the breeze.
Traveling Wilburys – End of the Line
4. Hopes dashed to the floor like shattered teenage dreams.
Bananarama – Robert De Niro’s Waiting
5. We passed upon the stair, spoke of was and when.
David Bowie – The Man Who Sold The World
6. Look at the stars, look how they shine for you.
Coldplay – Yellow
7. Under this national rain cloud, I’m getting soaked to the skin.
KT Tunstall – Under The Weather
8. Four letter words just to get me along, it’s a difficulty and I’m biting on my tongue.
The Ting Tings – That’s Not My Name
9. You light up another cigarette and I pour the wine.
Beverley Craven – Promise Me
10. If you like to gamble, I tell you I’m your man.
Motorhead – Ace of Spades