Similar lyrics, inspiration source?

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The More You Ignore Me
"...when you sleep
I will creep
into your thoughts
like a bad debt..."

The Sheik of Araby
"...I'm the Sheik of Araby
Your heart belongs to me
At night when you're asleep
Into your tent I'll creep..."


Well if you've read Simon Goddard's book 'The Songs that Saved Your Life,' you'll know just how far and wide Morrissey has plundered other people's work for his lyrics. Talent borrows etc.
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