Pet Sematary

Album: Brain Drain (1989)
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  • Under the arc of a weather stain boards
    Ancient goblins, and warlords
    Come out the ground, not making a sound
    The smell of death is all around
    And the night when the cold wind blows
    No one cares, nobody knows

    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again
    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again

    Follow Victor to the sacred place
    This ain't a dream, I can't escape
    Molars and fangs, the clicking of bones
    Spirits moaning among the tombstones
    And the night, when the moon is bright
    Someone cries, something ain't right

    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again
    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again

    The moon is full, the air is still
    All of the sudden I feel a chain
    Victor is grinning, flesh is rotting away
    Skeletons dance, I curse this day
    And the night when the wolves cry out
    Listen close and you can hear me shout

    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again
    I don't want to be buried in a pet cemetery
    I don't want to live my life again, oh, no, oh, no
    I don't want to live my life, not again, oh, no, oh, oh
    I don't want to live my life, not again, oh, no, no, no
    Don't want to live my life, not again Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 4

  • Ken from PhiladelphiaFor a random 3-year period, Howard Stern would pick his personal “song of the (previous) year” every January. There was no basis but his personal opinion of what song he “obsessed over” the most that year. “Pet Sematary” was his pick for 1989.
  • Nancy from Baltimore, MdOne of my favorite songs. I like the movie too.
  • Rodrigo from Asuncion, Paraguaygreat song!!
  • Lelldorin from Belle Vernon, PaALmost every stephen king book or movie has at least one ramones reference. Stephen king was a massive ramones fan.
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