Every time I break up with a guy I play “kerosene” in my car on repeat.
The cozy days of lighting the Hofburg Palace with kerosene rather than electricity had come to an abrupt end.
Unfortunately, Jones didn't have those tools available to him, but he did have a Koran soaking in kerosene backstage.
1852, coined irregularly by Canadian geologist Abraham Gesner (1797-1864), who discovered how to distill it c.1846, from Greek keros "wax" + chemical suffix -ene. So called because it contains paraffin (hence the British English name, paraffin oil).