So where did the poetry come in [in writing Suzanne]?
That’s my trade. That’s what I know how to do. And it’s not that I choose to do it but it seems that’s the method with which you can get the accuracy. Sometimes you hit it, all too rarely, but sometimes you hit it.
Cohen Down The Road By Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, May 22, 1976. Found at Reality Now!
Note: Originally posted Jan 21, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric