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Leonard Cohen: Sisters of Mercy Meaning


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Sisters of Mercy Lyrics

Oh the sisters of mercy, they are not departed or gone.
They were waiting for me when I thought that I just can't go on.
And they brought me their comfort and later they brought me this song.
Oh I hope you run into them, you who've been...


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    Apr 23rd, 2007 4:20pm report

    It's about prostitutes and the relationship the character has had with them throughout his life.

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