* CargoShip: "M-Bike". As her boyfriend at the time commented, "She could have just ''told'' me she didn't like my motorbike..."
* NightmareFuel: [[NightmareFuel/PJHarvey Has its own page now]].
* {{Tearjerker}}: "This Mess We're In" had an entirely different implication after 2001, especially when set with a [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cLM4BMM_hzk video]] of 9/11.
** "Horses In My Dreams" sounds like a desperate cry for help.
** "To Talk to You" is also pretty depressing, as it's a song about PJ [[GriefSong mourning the loss of her grandmother]].
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotPolitical: Polly has made a point of saying her album ''Let England Shake'' is not really political.