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This is Halloween:

Boys and girls of every age
Wouldn't you like to see something strange?

Come with me and you will see
The friends I've hung down from this tree...

This is Halloween, this is Halloween
Corpses scream in the dead of night!

This is Halloween, everybody make a scene
Trick or treat till the neighbors gonna die of fright.
It's our town, everybody scream!
In this town of Halloween...

I am the one hiding under your bed;
Licking your hand with a tongue so red and -

I am the one crawling up your stairs,
Thump-thump-drag, when no one's there...

This is Halloween, this is Halloween

Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!
In this town we call home
Everyone hail to the pumpkin song.

In this town, don't we love it now?
Everybody's waiting for the next surprise!

Round that corner man, Jockey in the trash can;
Hunters waiting now to pounce, and how you'll...

Scream! This is Halloween
Sadako is on the screen!

Aren't you scared?
Well, that's just fine!


Say it once, say it twice
Alma Wade is never nice
Liquefied in the dead of night...

Everybody scream! Everybody scream!

In our town of Halloween.

I am the shadow man born without a face
Here in a flash and gone without a trace!


I am the killer when you call, "who's there?"
I am the psycho that is kissing your hair!

I am the dog that will visit at night
Filling your dreams till you smile with fright

This is Halloween, this is Halloween
Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!
Halloween! Halloween!

Tender tendons everywhere
A human centipede makes a good scare

That's my job; it's to make you scream,
"It puts the lotion on its skin!"

In this town, don't we love it now?

Everybody's waiting for the next surprise!

Psychopath Jeff might gut you in the back
And scream like a banshee
Make a mask out of your skin!
This is Halloween, everybody scream -
Won't you please make way for a very special guy?

Our man Chen is King of the Pumpkin patch
Everyone hail to the Pumpkin King, now!

This is Halloween, this is Halloween
Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!

In this town we call home
Everyone hail to the pumpkin song!

La la la la-lala-la-la
La La La La-LaLa-La-La
LA LA LA LA-LALA-LA-LA
LA LA LA LA-LALA-LA-LAH!

-Chen Yuan Wen, Remix of "This is Halloween" (Cover) by Marilyn Manson, 31st October 2012
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If you'd like to hear me read poems and do a little comedy live then then check out episode 3 of my live show here: [link]

Author's Comment:

Arrr maties,

T'day be halloween (it's past midnight so it's officially th' 31st) and therefore, I've prepared a perfect tribute t' this day.

Danny Elfman did the original version of 'This is Halloween' (as I've been reminded many times t'day). Manson did the cover and I used Manson's beat to write the tribute (sorry Elfman fans, th' beat was better xD). Anywho, I tried t' include as many modern references as possible. If ye can identify all of 'em, ye like creepypastas and the mainstream horror stuff. I wanted t' put more obscure creepypasta references, but they didn't fit and not everyone would have gotten them.

In the end, this was the final product.

Happy Halloween t' ye all and t' all a good night.

Don't ferget t' fave, comment or share. Every little bit helps this ol' seadog ^^

-Captain Chenbeard o' th' Black Fedora Pirates :iconwordofchen:

P.S. Manson's version of 'This is Halloween' can be found here: [link]

P.P.S. Sleep with th' lights on t'night, ye never know if one of them Japanese ghosts be hidin' somewhere close...or was that just somethin' rattlin' I heard :iconkayakoplz:

P.P.P.S. There is a slight difference in the ending, I thought the whee was too weak so it fades off after the last line and its just psychotic La La La's in an increasing volume. I wish DA allowed me to increase font-size, but it doesn't T^T

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I think this is really great. At first when readig it I though you just changed a few of the lines around in the song, but then as reading on I noticed it was competly different and its very well writen. The way you discribed things and how it flowed was wonderful. Taking verses from the song was a nice idea as well, i really enjoyed reading it. I dont read much poety or rhymes but this was nice and id like to read much more of what you write, youre very good at it. Keep up the good wrok
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:iconeclecticquill:
In terms of vision, these lyrics has an epic scope within its genre, referencing many classic and iconic horrors and thrillers.
While not completely original, these lyrics do at least come from a comparatively underused source; and approaches the theme in a fairly unique way.
The lyrics are technically well written, the bones of the original source giving a solid base to build upon. The references are seamlessly incorporated into the song, giving a smooth finish.
The song benefits from the impact of the original, it strikes a chord with those that know earlier versions of the song, but it also carries the same impact, so those completely new to "This is Halloween" will find it a striking piece of lyricism.
In summary, not the most original work, but very well written nonetheless. Well worth reading.
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Allrightythan Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2013
The song is by Tim burton
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WordOfChen Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2013  Professional Writer
Marilyn Manson did the cover which I enjoyed ^^

-Captain Chenbeard of the Black Fedora Pirates :iconwordofchen:
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Sanialovesbeyal Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love this song ♡♥♡♥♡
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WordOfChen Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013  Professional Writer
haha it was a nice song eh? :3

-Captain Chenbeard of the Black Fedora Pirates :iconwordofchen:
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Sanialovesbeyal Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
My favourite
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Blackpup2232 Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Frankly, even though I am a woman, I enjoy gorey/bloody songs and poems..something about them just pleases me..I don't know what though :I

Hope I don't sound weird for saying this! :C
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POisOnOUsVaPOrs Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
i love the movie that song came from and you did a good job remodeling some of the lyrics.
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POisOnOUsVaPOrs Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
i love the movie that that song came from and you did a good job remodeling some of the lyrics.
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noorelven Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012
for a second i thought it was inspired by A Town Called Hypocrisy ...
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lolnyny Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012
I love this song so much! :D
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