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Namespaces Article Talk. I had naively meant a fag to either be slang for a cigarette or, at worst, that the well-respected man had been at public school, where [he performed] the most humiliating tasks. Musically, it marked the beginning of an expansion in the Kinks' inspirations, drawing much from British Music Hall traditions a style which was to feature prominently on later s songs such as " Dedicated Follower of Fashion " and " Mister Pleasant ".
Lyrically, the song is notable as being the first of Ray Davies' compositions to overtly address the theme of British class consciousness. Indeed, the song offers a satirical commentary on the entrenched mores and conventions of the English upper and middle classes , while hinting at the frustration and casual hypocrisy that underlie this fastidiously maintained veneer of "respectability".
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