The DHSS - Tamworth Arts Centre - December 18th 1988

DHSS

The DHSS play DHSS always the first song in the set, at Tamworth Arts Centre, December 1988. Supporting them on the night were The Soil Brothers and King Woderick. Stench who were also due to play were banned.

Pop Music.

This is the Department
of Happiness (happiness!)
and Self Satisfaction.

You're so nice, we're so nice.

We send out packages (presents!)
To all our friends
Without a means test.

We send out packages (pretty things!)
of nice images (on Polaroid!)
for you to hide behind.

This is your department.
This is your section.
We can provide - false affection.

This is the department
where we always please
with all our joys.

This is your department.
This is your section.
We can provide - false affection.

You can claim your benefit.
Pay off all your deficits.
Claim and we will satisfy.
DHSS can supply.
D, H, S, S, - DH - SS

This was your department
but you slipped up (What a shame!)
you abused your package.

You're a rejection
of your section
in the Department
of Happiness and Self Satisfaction.