This song, like many others on St. Angeris about the band's past struggles with addictions, particularly lead singer James Hetfield 's alcohol problem, for which he spent many months in rehab. The lyrics also draw on zen axiomsmost notably the Buddhist concept of dukkha brought up by Kirk Hammett: " Birth is pain. Life is pain. Pain (Album Version) - Die My Darling - Pain is pain. It's All The Same.
A music videodirected by Wayne Ishamwas made to go along with Frantic' s release as a single. The video, featuring a shortened version of the song, depicts a man looking back on his life in which he is constantly drinking, having sex, and smoking at the instant that he crashes his rotisserie delivery pickup truck into an RV at an intersection.
Intercut with those clips are scenes of the band performing the song in front of a pile of scrap metal Hetfield and Hammett and a set of rocks Ulrich and Trujillo At the end of the video, although the man's truck is upside-down, he finds himself still alive and laughs loudly until another car crashes into the window where he is located.
The video was shot in Pain (Album Version) - Die My Darling - Pain , General Surgery - A Collection Of Depravation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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