Frabjous Times

A pretty turn

swinging back,
the lights and the
crowd fading from sight
S2 makes a complete orbit around the Galactic Centre in about 15 years - nearly four years longer than it takes for Jupiter to pass once around the Sun.
and Mon manège à moi
The first few lines are something like
You've turned my head, you're like a merry-go-round to me. I'm at a carnival when you take me in your arms. If I went around the world it wouldn't spin so - circling the Earth wouldn't make me as dizzy as you do.
Originally written: November 18, 2002