Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Dire Wolf by Grateful Dead. Please check back for more Grateful Dead lyrics.

Dire Wolf Lyrics

Artist: Grateful Dead
Album: Reckoning

In the timbers to Fennario, the wolves are running round,
The winter was so hard and cold, froze ten feet 'neath the ground.
Don't murder me, I beg of you, don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.

I sat down to my supper, 'twas a bottle of red whisky,
I said my prayers and went to bed, that's the last they saw of me.
Don't murder me, I beg of you, don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.

When I awoke, the Dire Wolf, six hundred pounds of sin,
Was grinning at my window, all I said was "Come on in".
Don't murder me, I beg of you, don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.

The Wolf came in, I got my cards, we sat down for a game.
I cut my deck to the Queen of Spades, but the cards were all the same.
Don't murder me, I beg of you, don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.

In the backwash of Fennario, the black and bloody mire,
The Dire Wolf collects his dues, while the boys sing 'round the fire.
Don't murder me, I beg of you, don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.
No, no, no don't murder me. I beg of you,
Don't murder me. Please, don't murder me.

Comments/Interpretations

no comments yet








Related:
Grateful Dead Lyrics
Grateful Dead Reckoning Lyrics

More Grateful Dead Music Lyrics:
Grateful Dead - Attics of My Life Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Big Boss Man Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Big Railroad Blues Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Hurts Me Too Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Looks Like Rain Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Operator Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Turn On Your Love Light Lyrics
Grateful Dead - Walking Blues Lyrics