Seven Staples of Wisdom
This is an Anglish translation of the song Seven Pillars of Wisdom by Swedish Power Metal band Sabaton.
Note: rail and post are not Anglish.
Far from home, a man treads on his own
In the heat of the glistening sun
In the heart of
This man's faring has only begun
A raider has the
The game is about to unfold
As the darkness falls and the Arab land calls
One man spreads his wings, as the badow begins
May the land show ways up to Lawrence gaze
Seven of wisdom lights the blaze
Now uprise, the outcome is hanging
Hide and seek, hunters hot on their
their ranks, and get their
Side by side raid the Ottoman post
Tafilah, Medina, Damascus calls
rail and bridges to dust
After the has been won, or ?
Who can tell?
Who stood to gain?
Who stood to lose?
Who did the dying?
Backstabbing of trust from within or where else?
The staples of wisdom can tell
Back home where a new life abides, whispers of yore
The sands of the Arab land calling