Billy Bragg hasn't got the easiest speaking voice to listen to but somehow it fits perfectly this story of a doomed relationship. It was about this time that Billy Bragg was in rich vein of form in the love gone wrong song stakes and this is chock full of great lines.
"and then one day it happened , she cut her hair and I stopped loving her"
Walk Away Renee (version) - Billy Bragg
The second example comes form Grant McLennan of the Gobetweens and Steve Kilbey of the Church and their side project Jack Frost. Memories from childhood
"It is funny how someone you've never met manages to stay with you"