The melody of "The Post" is inspired from an african tune that we found on a cassette in the bag. The lyrics are based on some underlinings in "Air-mail South" by Saint-Exupery and the story of the film "Il Postino". Maybe the fact that Tom sometimes worked in the postal sorting office "Stockholm Ban", the Main post office in Stockholm, is of some significance.
a post office, somewhere in the world, some postmen are sorting their
have something to say rely on me
I myself am
a rock lives a man who creates great words
ett postkontor någonstans i världen sitter det några brevbärare och sorterar
Själv är jag
på en klippa bor en man som skapar stora ord