June 15, 2017 at 9:48 am #68425
andrew t

I found this at Shidoobee: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/anita-pallenberg-rolling-stones-muse-was-queen-of-underground-w488024 ~CE

Boy, that writer went through some serious contortions to squeeze those song lyrics in!


From Marianne’s official FB page:

For Anita:

Had I the heaven’s embroidered cloths
Enwrought with gold and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half light,
I would spread the cloths under your feet
But I being poor, have only my dreams
I have spread my dreams under your feet
Tread softly for you tread upon my dreams

W.B. Yates

Anita used to say that we (the two of us) are light years ahead of the Rolling Stones. Witty and probably true!

I will miss Anita so much; 52 years! I really loved her. We had good times & bad times, but I only remember the good times now. She taught me so much, especially after we got clean; it was very good, and so much fun! Farewell my love, go well.

For Anita: Had I the heaven’s embroidered clothsEnwrought with gold and silver light,The blue and the dim and the…

Posted by Marianne Faithfull – Official Page on Wednesday, June 14, 2017