"Little Man, What Now?"|
These words are transcribed without permission the way they appear in Morrissey's "Viva Hate" album. Additions to the printed lyrics are in darker text while omissions are striken out.
An afternoon nostalgia1 On the 2002 tour Morrissey sometimes changed '1969' to '1979', '1989' or '1999'.
2 The dropped 'from' can be heard in early unreleased versions of this song.
3 On American dates of the 2002 tour Morrissey sometimes changed 'ATV' to 'NBC' or 'ABC'.
4 In live performances from 2002 Morrissey sometimes skipped the line "and they axed you" and instead illustrated it with a throat-cutting motion and accompanying sharp sound.
5 In early unreleased outtakes of this song Morrissey sang "did that quick eclipse really torture you".
6 On the 2002 and 2004 tours Morrissey changed this line and the following ones to the completely different "back to the mean melancholy streets that you came from".