Cyrus: I write a song completely when I write it. I hear the words and music altogether. But I can't sit down and write a song. My songs come when I'm dealing with inspiration and desperation colliding. It's a moment. They come and I hear the words and the music.
AP: Lyrically, will we learn more about your private life?
Cyrus: I'm never going to write Shakespeare, but I don't have any desire to. That's not what I do. My songs come as they are. It ain't nothing fancy but it's very, very honest. If you want to know me, just listen to the songs I write.
AP: We're curious about how Miley became engaged. What did Liam do?
Cyrus: He said, 'Mr. Cyrus, can I have your daughter's hand in marriage?' And I said, 'Liam, can I be in your brother's next movie?' That's pretty close to the truth, to be honest with you.
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