It's rather odd though,how he uses the same phrase in two different contexts of two different songs,released in two different decades...
The repetition of the phrase, and probably the phrase itself,according to the narrator in both of the songs, symbolizes the loss of one's sanity.
Zane Zane Zane
Ouvre le chien
isn't supposed to make sense to the sadmen.
I'm pretty much over my affection for myself