I was just a skinny lad
Never knew no good from bad
But I knew life before I left my nursery
May wrote this song with Freddie in mind. He knew Freddie liked fat bottomed girls (or men rather) and felt that Freddie would really sing this song well and make it a hit
The young man isn’t really experienced in the ways of sex, so he only really knows what he reads in magazines and hears. Soon enough though the young lad realizes those skeletons in the beauty magazines aren’t really “what’s up”.
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