The Blackbird Metaphor

I read, that Paul McCartney meant his BLACKBIRD metaphorical: he wanted to support the civil rights movement, especially the courage of the African Americans in the sixties: “Blackbird singing in the dead of night. Take these broken wings and learn to fly. All your life you were only waiting for this moment to arise…”

Summer in New Your #4
title=”Summer in New Your #4″ – photo by Dmitry Popov, kindly sent to my group BLOG IT! Click on the picture to enter his galleries on

About frizztext

writer, photographer, guitarist

3 responses to “The Blackbird Metaphor

  1. For some reason, this is not playing. 😦
    Maybe it’s me. I’ll try again later.


  2. thanks for the insight, great music Frizz, it works for me 🙂


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