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“Don’t Let Us Get Sick” by Warren Zevon appears on his studio album, “Live’ll Kill Ya” — 2000. It’s a lament, sung to God, and tears through Zevon’s normally sardonic exterior to reveal his real hopes and feelings. The song was written at least two years before Zevon was diagnosed with terminal mesothelioma.

It's a story song in the first person, using a lumber mill worker as the main character.

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