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“And the songs that saved your life”
By late 1985, of course, you didn’t buy a Smiths single and only listen to the A-side: going all the way back to the very beginning, their singles had good to great b-sides: the live “Handsome Devil,” “Jeane,” “These Things Take Time,” “Girl Afraid,” and of course, the dynamic duo of “How Soon is Now?” and “Please, Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want.”