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The Story Behind The Song: The Doors' Classic 'The End', Jim Morrison's Oedipal Nightmare

“It could be almost anything you want it to be.”
➖Jim Morrison

The above reply to a usual question likely tells you everything you need to know about, not only The Doors classic song ‘The End’, but also Jim Morrison the poet, the singer and the idol. Rightly seen as one of the seminal band’s best tracks, ‘The End’ has enjoyed a charmed life ever since it was spat out by the band during the dying embers of the sixties.