Lines to remember (1)

From Badlands (Darkness on the edge of town):

For the ones who had a notion,
a notion deep inside
That it ain’t no sin
to be glad you’re alive
I wanna find one face
that ain’t looking through me
I wanna find one place,
I wanna spit in the face of these badlands

Look for the Barcelona video for a powerful performance. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFAr2AbvvF8 And don’t forget the role of Little Steven. They seem to sing it today with the same passion as more than thirty years ago. Truely inspirational. Of course the badlands can be something else for every person. For me it is the danger of leading a mediocre life without finding and following your true passion, and falling into the dark well of depression. And staying there. But with Bruce there is always hope to get out again.
Complete lyrics on  http://brucespringsteen.net/songs/Badlands.html


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