Ring Out, Solstice Bells

Album: Songs from the Wood (1977)
Charted: 28
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  • Now is the solstice of the year,
    Winter is the glad song that you hear.
    Seven maids move in seven time.
    Have the lads up ready in a line.
    Ring out these bells.
    Ring out, ring solstice bells.
    Ring solstice bells.

    Join together beneath the mistletoe.
    By the holy oak whereon it grows.
    Seven druids dance in seven time.
    Sing the song the bells call, loudly chiming.
    Ring out these bells.
    Ring out, ring solstice bells.
    Ring solstice bells.

    Praise be to the distant sister sun,
    Joyful as the silver planets run.
    Seven maids move in seven time.
    Sing the song the bells call, loudly chiming.
    Ring out those bells.
    Ring out, ring solstice bells.
    Ring solstice bells.
    Ring on, ring out.
    Ring on, ring out. Writer/s: IAN ANDERSON
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Twinfinity Musician from Twin Cities One of my absolute favorites
    Love Ian Anderson
    very cool well written song
  • Zabadak from London, EnglandThis was he lead track of a four-song EP which reached #30 in the UK.
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