So Valentine’s Day is upon us, but I already did a “love” theme back in October for my sister in law and brother in law’s wedding.  And not because I support this purely commercial holiday  but because February 14 will mark nine years since Mr. Glib and I laid eyes upon each other in the basement of a St. Louis karaoke bar, this quiz is devoted to matters of the “heart.”

Whether they be broken, full of joy, or beating furiously, hearts metaphorically drive our sense of love for one another.  So whether that’s a spouse, a best friend, or a family member, spend some time with a loved one this weekend.

Side note: Happy Lincoln’s birthday, tomorrow (what can I say, I went to elementary school in Illinois).

Friday Lyric Quiz #411

1. “I follow you around but you can’t see, too wrapped up in yourself to notice” (mid-80s)

2. “Every night in my dreams, I see you, I feel you” (late 90s)

3. “Cut myself on angel’s hair and baby’s breath” (early 90s) 

4. “Sometimes you wonder if this fight is worthwhile, the precious moments are all lost in the tide, yeah” (late 80s)

5. “Flowing, glow, with electric eye, as you dip to the dive, baby you realize” (early 90s)

6. “Watch it now, the eagle in the sky, how he’s dancin one and only” (early 80s)

7. “Baby I don’t understand, just why we can’t be lovers” (late 90s)

8. “It took a day to build the city, we walked through its streets in the afternoon” (mid-80s)

9. “I used to have a lover with the Midas touch, I turned to gold, but he turned to dust” (late 80s)

10. “So you walk around like you don’t know me, you got a new friend, well I got homies” (late 2000s)

Answers – Friday Lyric Quiz – #410

1. “I had it made like a mountain range, with a snow-white pillow for my big fat head” (mid-80s)
Big Time, Peter Gabriel

2. “Cause I’m running on the bad side and I got my back to the wall” (mid-70s)
Tenth Avenue Freeze Out, Bruce Springsteen

3. “Lost, in a snow-filled sky, we’ll make it all right” (early 90s)
Come Undone, Duran Duran

4. “Look around, grass is high, fields are ripe, it’s the springtime of my life” (mid-60s, late 80s)
Hazy Shade of Winter, Simon & Garfunkel/The Bangles

5. “Snow was melting on the ground, on BLS I heard the sound” (late 80s)
Angel of Harlem, U2

6. “Finally divided by a word so undecided and there’s nowhere to go” (mid-2000s)
Snow (Hey-Oh), Red Hot Chili Peppers

7. “Blessed she who clearly sees the wood for the trees, to obtain a bird’s eye is to turn a blizzard into a breeze” (early 2000s)
Nice to Know You, Incubus

8. “She’ll turn the music on you, you won’t have to think twice. She’s pure as New York snow” (mid-80s)
Bette Davis Eyes, Kim Carnes

9. “Oh show me to your snow-peaked mountains way down south, take me to your daddy’s farm ” (late 60s)
Back in the USSR, The Beatles

10. “Did you know, that when it snows, my eyes become large” (mid-90s)
Kiss From a Rose, Seal