We Love Women

A woman’s love can lift you up,
and women can inspire
I feel like buying flowers and
hiring a celestial choir
A choir of castrati to serenade my love
They’d sing a little Bach for us
and then we’d make love

I love women…

Music by Lou Reed
The Blue Mask (1982)

Painting by Franz Xavier Winterhalter: The Empress Eugénie Accompanied by her Ladies-in-Waiting (1855)