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Empty Spaces

This song is by Pink Floyd and appears on the double album The Wall (1979) and on the live Is There Anybody Out There? The Wall Live 1980-81 (2000).

This song has been covered by Roger Waters under the title "Empty Spaces".
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(Spoken backwards) Congratulations, You have just discovered the secret message. Please send your answer to 'Old Pink', Care of the funny farm, Chalfont...
(interruption) Roger, Caroline's on the phone...

What shall we use to fill the empty
Spaces where we used to talk
How shall I fill the final places
How should I complete the wall1


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  1. The official lyrics replace "should" with "shall"

Alternate Versions

  • "Empty Spaces" is a shortened version of "What Shall We Do Now?" which would not fit on the original album. "What Shall We Do Now?" was used in the film and on the live album. The live album has a track labeled "Empty Spaces" which consists of the first four lines of "What Shall We Do Now?".


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