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  • Patrick Wolf @ The Metro (aka. The Best Gig Ever)

    9 Nov 2007, 14:34 by pretence

    I should have known I was in for a world of glitter and magic when I walked past the Metro at 6pm to see the line already forming. Too bad I was going to dinner first or I would have been front and center to see, hear, touch and totally grope the one and only Patrick Wolf. By the time I came back (around 7.15), the line stretched on into the horizon and I could have cried! But I was strangely comforted by the lack of fluoro and the abundance of glitter. In my haste, I was glitterless but I was wearing my Accident! Emergency! tshirt, that has to count for something, right?! I met up with Steph, my last.fm BFF, and her friend Jacqui for a rollicking good night and lots of squealing. The first sign of trouble was the long line in front of the doors to the theatre. An orderly line at that. And then the running - doors opened, everyone bolted for the barrier. Steph, Jacqui and I ended up in the second row, front and center. I managed to keep shuffling over until I got a good spot where I could…