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First single off the third Editors album 'In this Light and on this Evening'. Papillon, meaning butterfly in French, is a reference to the autobiography 'Papillon' by Henri Charrière.

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Make your escape
You're my own papillon
The world turns too fast
Feel love before it's gone

It kicks like a sleep twitch
My papillon
Feel love when…

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