The dog days are over
The dog days are done
The horses are coming
So you better run

from Florence and the Machine – Dog Days Are Over Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Dog Days were popularly believed to be an evil time “the Sea boiled, the Wine turned sour, Dogs grew mad, and all other creatures became languid; causing to man, among other diseases, burning fevers, hysterics, and phrensies.”

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