Please Don't Bury Me notes

   "That song was originally about this character I had in mind called Tom Brewster. He dies but he wasn't suppose to, like that scene in those old movies. The angels have to send him back, but they can't the way he is. So they send him back as a rooster. Which is why his name is Brewster. I ended up trashing that whole part and came up with this idea of the guy just giving all of his organs away, and I made a whole song out of that. It's the best organ donor campfire song I know of." ~John Prine

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