Helicopter (4:57)

Cover of Halcyon Digest

From Halcyon Digest and 4 other releases

According to the Helicopter Songfacts, this heartbreaking song and its refrain of “Now they are through with me,” was inspired by American novelist Dennis Cooper’s account of the shocking death of a teenage gay prostitute in Russia.


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Take my hand and pray with me
My final days in company
The devil now has come for me
And helicopters circling the scene

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