And then the man steps right up to the microphone
And says at last just as the time bell rings
'Goodnight.. now it's time to go home'
And he makes it fast with one more thing
We are the Sultans.. we are the Sultans of Swing...

Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing lyrics meaning

Meaning

Typical... you find a hot band and you get maybe five minutes. It's almost like sex; it's over just as it starts to get interesting.

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