I’ll begin with these lines from “Lyin’ Eyes” by the Eagles. I love story songs, and this is one of the best ever.
My oh my, you sure know how to arrange things.
You set it up so well, so carefully.
Ain't it funny how your new life didn't change things?
You're still the same old girl you used to be.
Carla Moore, ’69 mentions “California Dreaming” by the Mamas and the Papas, and I agree.
All the leaves are brown (all the leaves are brown)
And the sky is grey (and the sky is grey)
I've been for a walk (I've been for a walk)
On a winter's day (on a winter's day)