My Interpretation To be honest, I always interpreted this as one of those "break-up" songs, however surreal "You used to smile at me/Give me something I need/Bring me coffee or tea/And call me pretty little bee". Typical cohabitating, pet names, general affectionate how-d'you-do, but then.
From Tago Mago.
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Bring me coffee or tea Call me "pretty little bee" Whisper in my ear, lad You're still my parent friend Throw me out of my bag Ask me "Are you dead Dead, dead?" You just smile at me You're just on my knee I feel pretty in the chimney, I feel I feel pretty in the chimney, I feel.
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