Man With The Child In His Eyes

b/w Moving

Man With The Child In His Eyes (Portugal) front


Man With The Child In His Eyes (Portugal) rear


Country: Portugal
Label/Number: EMI 8E 006-06712
Release date: May, 1978
Chronology: Kate's 2nd single from The Kick Inside.
Cover photo by John Carder Bush
The Man With The Child In His Eyes Lyrics
What it's about: A young girl fantasizes about an aging Peter Pan-like character who still retains his childlike innocence. It's one of Kate's earliest works; she began writing it at the age of 14.
Running time: 2:42 (single mix)
Moving Lyrics
What it's about: Kate's tribute to her mime instructor, Lindsay Kemp.
Running time: 3:07
The front of the sleeve shown here is identical to the UK version; the rear is unique to Portugal. (Scan courtesy of Pertti.)
The A-side has a slightly different mix than the LP: it opens with Kate saying "He's here" 6 times.

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