When MacArthur said, 'I shall return'....he wasn't talking zombies! Enjoy Jon.

My first can be packed, made to drive long or go short,
complementing one’s will or constitution outside of a court.

My second is a first, fresh, innocent, pure and hitherto unused,
often preceded by the nation, the country or locale from which it has been moved.

Together we make a most unique and improbable Germanic device,
its intent confinement, containment, torment, a physical vise.

No prayers for the dying or fear of the dark,
this matter of life and death is not for the faint of the heart.