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“A murderous desire for love”
And so after being inundated with Smiths music throughout all of 1984 and the first few months of 1985, the well dried up, as they embarked on four months of touring Europe and the U.S., the highlight of which was probably Johnny Marr and his long-time girlfriend (and still wife) Angie spontaneously getting married in San Francisco, as the chaos that engulfed them earlier in the year settled down to a manageable roar.