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6 May 2014
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I've never taken While My Guitar Gentlt Weeps in that way though...

If I spoke prose you'd all find out, I don't know what I talk about.

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6 May 2014
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Mr. Kite said
I've never taken While My Guitar Gentlt Weeps in that way though...

That is because your mind isn't in the gutter

Never say never, cause it's never 'never'

 

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6 May 2014
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TheOneBeatleManiac said
What about those moaning sounds at the end of the song? a-hard-days-night-john-6a-hard-days-night-paul-7a-hard-days-night-george-9ahdn_ringo_09

Paul revisits these sounds in Kreen-Akrore. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

6 May 2014
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Ahhh Girl said

TheOneBeatleManiac said
What about those moaning sounds at the end of the song? a-hard-days-night-john-6a-hard-days-night-paul-7a-hard-days-night-george-9ahdn_ringo_09

Paul revisits these sounds in Kreen-Akrore. a-hard-days-night-paul-7

Just listen to that... Look at this
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29 June 2014
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Do you think that Rita and the man who is singing the song (the narrator) knew one another, at least casually, before the night/events in the song happened? Or did Rita just go out with some guy she just saw for the first time?

Did they go to Rita's house or the narrator's house? Are they Rita's sisters or the narrator's sisters? It is probably Rita's house and sisters, but the song doesn't explicitly state that.

Took her home and nearly made it
Sitting on a sofa with a sister or two

29 June 2014
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I always thought it was attraction on first sight, possibly more on his side (tried to win her suggestions hesitation which would fit with the evening sister sitting), and they didn't know each other.

He (the lyricist) took her to her own house. If it had been the male singer's home it would have more than likely he wanted to get her on her own, not surrounded by two or three sisters - possibly her safety crutch for either protection from his desires or her own (not wanting to soil her reputation). Having ended up getting nowhere he asks for a sign (a wink in this case) to encourage his advances.

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29 June 2014
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I know Rita is a traffic meter maid, but sometimes I think of the word meter with its music definition when I am listening to the song.

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