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These are lyrics by Billy Bragg that we think are kind of nonsensical.

Nonsensical Song Lyrics, Billy Bragg

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Billy Bragg's, "A New England"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
I was twenty-one years when I wrote this song, and I'm twenty-two now but I won't be for long.
Why They're Nonsensical:
If he wrote the lyrics to the song when he was twenty-one, how could he possibly be twenty-two in the same lyrics?
Submitted by: Anne

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