Syd claimed to have fallen asleep in the wood and woken up to see a girl, that girl was Emily.
I was sleeping in the woods on night after a gig we'd played somewhere, when I saw this girl appear before me. That girl is Emily.
– Syd Barrett, quoted by Nick Kent, New Musical Express, April 13, 1974
Games for may, was a "happening" held at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on May 12, 1967 and Syd was commissioned to… read more
Emily tries but misunderstands, ah ooh
She's often inclined to borrow somebody's dreams till tomorrow
There is no other day
Let's try it another way