And under these wings of steel the small town dies

from David Bowie – Boss Of Me Lyrics on Rap Genius


It looks like this is not a love song to a woman, but to a bomber plane delivering destruction — compare ‘Enola Gay’ by Orchestral Manouevres in the Dark, which is about the plane which dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima.

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