lyrics file for kspc: the basmenet tapes 

the anglo-saxons

john: "we'd like to dedicate this song to our friends, the former inhabitants of the british isles!" they used to paint their bodies blue a couple of them might be distantly related to you. according to ceasar they shaved their entire bodies, except for the upper lip and the head yeah, the anglo-saxons yeah, the anglo-saxons a sub-literate bunch of guys, though some sources say otherwise. yeah, the anglo-saxons yeah, they were men on a mission, preserving their poetry by oral tradition yeah, oral tradition is all you get until saint augustine brought in the alphabet. yeah, the anglo-saxons yeah, the anglo-saxons, in 1065 they were ragin' but 1066 brought the norman invasion. yeah, the anglo-saxons go!

thanks go out to joey meyer for transcribing this

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