The Death of a Dictionary

The Death of a Dictionary

Infobox Album
Name = The Death of a Dictionary
Type = studio
Artist = Public Affection

Released = August 17, 1989
Recorded = 1989
Genre = Alternative
Length = 34:56
Label = Action Front
Producer = Benjy King
Reviews =
*Allmusic Rating|2|5 [ link]
Last album =
This album = "The Death of a Dictionary"
Next album = "Divided Mind, Divided Planet"

"The Death of a Dictionary" is an album released in 1989 by Public Affection, the name used by the band Live before they settled on their current name.

Track listing

#"Saviour for a Day" – 4:24
#"Who Put the Fear in Here?" – 2:53
#"Good Pain" – 4:38
#"Morning Humor" – 3:42
#"Paper Flowers" – 3:48
#"The Hands of a Teacher" – 3:55
#"Sister" – 2:55
#"Raising a Man" – 4:15
#"Libra" – 2:15
#"Ball and Chain" – 2:11

Public Affection-era demos

*"Begin the Begin" (R.E.M. cover)
*"Boys Don't Cry" (The Cure cover)
*"Pretty in Pink" (The Psychedelic Furs cover)

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