[Leonard Cohen] hunts around for a tape of another track. He searches through his desk. Makes a phone call. Looks around the tape machine.
Can’t find it anywhere. Maybe Dylan came by and stole it.
OK, I’m pretty sure Leonard is joking – but this would explain a lot.
Fom Leonard Cohen: Porridge? Lozenge? Syringe? by Adrian Deevoy. Q, 1991.