These words are transcribed without permission the way they appear in Morrissey's "íThe Best Of!" album. There are no variations between the printed lyrics and what Morrissey actually sings in the studio version.
First day with the jar1 While in Washington on the Your Arsenal tour in 1992, Morrissey changed these words to "We won't vote Republican"
2 These lines were usually skipped when the song was performed live, except on one or very few occasions.
3 Morrissey has been known to change these lines to "We look to Los ha ha ha for the ha ha we use".
4 In the UK on the 1992 Your Arsenal tour, Morrissey sometimes mumbled the Los Angeles lyrics instead of singing them, or hummed the "London is dead" line.
5 Live in 1992, as heard on "Beethoven Was Deaf": "I'm still too much in love".