Leonard Cohen – First We Take Manhattan / Suzanne / So Long Marianne · Tracklist · Companies, etc. · Notes · Barcode and Other Identifiers. "So Long, Marianne" is a song written by Canadian poet and musician Leonard Cohen. "I began this on Aylmer Street in Montreal and finished it a year or so. I'd really like to live beside you, baby And I thank you for those items that you sent me. The monkey and the plywood violin. I practiced every night, now. Album Poster | Leonard Cohen | First We Take Manhattan Please note that our catalog only lists songs that we've set up within our So Long, Marianne. Nina Simone - Suzanne · REM - First We Take Manhattan · Lana Del Rey - Chelsea Hotel No. 2 · Fairport Convention - Bird On the Wire · John Cale and. Watch the music video for “First We Take Manhattan (Live in London)” by Leonard Cohen on Apple Music. So Long, Marianne 12": WG CD5: WG (CBS 2) First We Take Manhattan Sisters of Mercy Bird on the Wire Suzanne. So Long, Marianne (Live In London) Come over to the window, my little darling, I'd like to try to read your palm. I used to think I was some kind of Gypsy. I'd like to try to read your palm. I used to think I was some kind of Gypsy boy. before I let you take me home. Now so long, Marianne, it's time that we. Leonard Norman Cohen (Septem – November 7, ) was a Canadian singer-songwriter, poet and novelist. His work explored religion, politics.