Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Gary Moore Lyrics » Thunder Rising Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Thunder Rising by Gary Moore. Please check back for more Gary Moore lyrics.

Thunder Rising Lyrics

Artist: Gary Moore
Album: Wild Frontier

(Gary Moore/Neil Carter)

They looked out from the fortress on the hill.
There came a single warrior returning from the kill.
The spoils of war hung from his horses mane.
The bloody heads of enemies that he had freshly slayed.

They saw the face, the eyes so sullen,
could only be the young Cchulain.

Thunder rising, thunder rising,
thunder rising early in the morning.
Cities burning,
the world keeps turning.
Thunder rising early in the morning.

The son of Lugh MacEithleen knew no fear.
For just one blow at any foe to tell his end was near.
So many tried to mock this Celtic son.
They taunted and they teased him till
he slayed them one by one.

And so they came, and so they've fallen
at the hands of young Cchulain.

Thunder rising, thunder rising,
thunder rising early in the morning.
Cities burning,
the world keeps turning.
Thunder rising early in the morning.

Long ago the legend has it,
how the mighty Ulster men
battled with the King Of Connacht,
fighting to the bitter end.
No one knew what foolish reason
caused this skirmish to begin.
Was it treachery or treason,
or just the idle threats of drunken men?

Thunder rising, thunder rising,
thunder rising early in the morning.
Cities burning,
the world keeps turning.
Thunder rising early in the morning.

Thunder rising, thunder rising,
thunder rising early in the morning.
Young men are dying,
the widows are crying.
Thunder rising early in the morning.
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Gary Moore Lyrics
Gary Moore Wild Frontier Lyrics

More Gary Moore Music Lyrics:
Gary Moore - Business as Usual Lyrics
Gary Moore - Fire Lyrics
Gary Moore - I Can't Wait Until Tomorrow Lyrics
Gary Moore - Stop Messing Around Lyrics
Gary Moore - Teenage Idol Lyrics
Gary Moore - The Law of the Jungle Lyrics
Gary Moore - What Would You Rather Bee or a Wasp Lyrics
Gary Moore - You Lyrics


© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.