‘Dance Me To The End Of Love’ By Leonard Cohen Is Such A Relief To Broken Hearts & I’m Lovin’ It

Despite being structured as a love song, this was in fact inspired by the Holocaust. Cohen recalled: That came from just hearing or reading or knowing that in the death camps, beside the crematoria, in certain of the death camps, a string quartet was pressed into performance while this horror was going on, those were the people whose fate was this horror also. And they would be playing classical music while their fellow prisoners were being killed and burnt.

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