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    Nine million bicycles

    I am eager to know what means "We are high on the wire" from Katie Melua's song.

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    Re: Nine million bicycles

    It sounds like a twist on the term 'highwire', which is the wire in circus that people perform on, used idiomatically to represent a delicate balancing act that carries great risks of falling.

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