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Questions about the works of Canadian singer, songwriter, and author Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) or his life. Use with [lyrics] or [poetry] tags when necessary.

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The meaning of the line "and from your lips she drew the Hallelujah" in "Hallelujah"

"Hallelujah" contains a mix of Biblical themes. The first stanza mentions (King) David by name, and the first three lines of the second seem to refer to one of King David's stories (II Samuel 11). The ...
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