(Don't Fear) The Reaper (5:09)

Cover of The Definitive 70's

From The Definitive 70's and 114 other releases

(Don’t Fear) The Reaper was rumored to be about suicide; however lead guitarist Donald Roeser was actually writing about how powerful love can be and the feeling that it can live on through the death one of the partners (in this case, the woman in a heterosexual relationship).

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