I took the money
I spiked your drink
You miss too much these days if you stop to think
You lead me on with those innocent eyes
You know I love the element of surprise
In the garden I was playing the tart
I kissed your lips and broke your heart
You…you were acting like it was
The end of the world
–U2’s “Until The End of The World,” describing Judas’s “kiss” that betrayed Jesus. Or, perhaps, describing Bush and Liebermann at the SOTU.
Liebermann 41, Lamont 54.
In waves of regret and waves of joy
I reached out for the one I tried to destroy