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Ozzy Osbourne: Mr. Tinkertrain Meaning

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Would you like some sweeties little girl?
Come a little closer
I'm gonna show you a brand new world tonight
I've got a palace full of fantasy
Ready made just for you and me
Once you're there I'm gonna take you for a ride

I've got a one...


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    Aug 5th, 8:59am report

    A tinker in England is a mischievous boy. This DOES NOT refer to a dirty old man. This can be someone slightly older and more sexually experienced (role play/toys). Consider the time it was written (1991) before statutory rape and such. (Not saying its right, wrong/indifferent) When you can take the creepiness out, you will enjoy the music more and not feel guilty for it! Especially when a stripper named Glitter comes out on stage in a school girl outfit and bangin' body thrashing around to it. She has toys...she will take you places that you've never been! Enjoy mates!


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    Dec 6th, 2016 12:10pm report

    Ozzy spoke, at length, about No More Tears being inspired by a notorious pedophile in England. I think it is possible one of his own children may have fallen victim to one of the sickos in Hollywood and the album was a not so subtle way of dealing with it. Though Tinkertrain doesn't come out and say the child died, No More Tears did. There is an Englishman all over the news who not only molested little girls, but murdered them during the act. I think Ozzy was just dealing with some really dark shit in his own way.


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    Sep 6th, 2015 9:06am report

    Would you like some sweeties little girl:
    To a 40 year old a 2o year old is a little girl. Lol


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    Oct 22nd, 2014 10:28am report

    Sorry, but I have another opinion about the meaning of this song.

    Of course, none of us can be right about that, so, is just my opinion.

    I think that he shows to the people, and "rename" them as "Little", becouse of innocense. But, is like how he can show you the REAL world we live today, just like in Matrix┬╣, "Would you like the red pill or the blue? There's no way back on your choice".(I'm not talking about that Ozzy used Matrix as a inspiration), There's a studdy telling that most part of people in the world WON'T reach the state mature (mentaly saying), so, I know what he's talking about how to know the real world, and that's dangerous, thats when he say: "Between my wings gonna be alright!". Anyway, I'm not with the lyrics of this song now, and I don't remember it totally.

    But I'm pretty sure that this is what he meant to be this song.

    AND, of course, he likes to seems "evil", so he made the song to people understand the "easy" meaning of the song: pedofily.

    Ps: Sorry, my english is not that good, I just tried to help.


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    Apr 11th, 2012 4:21am report

    It's about a pedo who molested little girls and thats why the first line in the song is "would you like some sweeties little girl".


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    Apr 18th, 2011 4:30pm report

    The song is about child predators.


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    Aug 8th, 2010 8:10pm report

    This, like most of Ozzy's songs, are self-explanatory. Basically, Ozzy portrays himself as a child molester, stalking young children and tricking them into his house, with the child not knowing what is really going on, but expecting toys, candy, ect. The sole reason for this song, is tell listeners that its a dangerous world out there, and you have to be careful.

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