Die With Your Boots On

Album: Piece of Mind (1983)

Songfacts®:

  • This song takes on religious zealots who predict the end of the world. Lead singer Bruce Dickinson makes the point that people have been predicting the end times for centuries, yet we're still here.
  • The phrase "Die With Your Boots On" on is a saying from the American Old West, meaning to die with honor after putting up a fight.

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