The song tells the story of two lovers, one from East and one from West Berlin.
I, I will be king
And you, you will be queen
Though nothing will drive them away
We can beat them, just for one day
We can be heroes, just for one day
Initially designed for sporting & hunting in Great Britain, the Derby shoe became a gentleman’s footwear in the 20th century. Whether one goes for the chase or for the chivalry, The Joplin derby will walk gracefully, crowned with lines that suggest a slight British accent.
"The Bowie is part of the Kinamania derby line. It came naturally to higher the Joplin at ankle level to craft an elegant leather bootie." Kristina
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