Little Man, What Now?

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Name Little Man, What Now?
Album/single Viva Hate
Length 1:48
Writer/composer Morrissey / Stephen Street
Producer Stephen Street
Recorded Autumn-Winter 1987


Little Man, What Now? is a song that appears on Morrissey's debut album, Viva Hate. It was co-written and produced by Stephen Street.

The song is said to derive its title from the novel "Little Man, What Now?" by German author Hans Fallada (1932).

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An afternoon nostalgia
Television show
You spoke in silhouette
But, they couldn't name you
Though the panel were very polite to you

But I remembered you
Friday nights 1969
ATV - you murdered every line
Too old to be a child star
Too young to take leads
Four seasons passed
And they AXED you

Nervous juvenile
What became of you?
Did that swift eclipse torture you?
A star at eighteen and then-suddenly gone
Down to a few lines on the back page
Of a faded annual
Oh, but I remembered you
I remembered you

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