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Thread #159877   Message #3996058
Posted By: Kampervan
12-Jun-19 - 12:49 AM
Thread Name: Breme fell at Hastings
Subject: RE: Breme fell at Hastings
Clip from the BBC

The following was posted by Steve Daily on the Show of Hands fan site ' Longdogs'
‘Thoughts must be harder, heart the keener
Spirit shall be stronger - as our might lessens.....’
(Is from the battle song of Maldon from East Anglia area...)
The last line is from the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
‘And all the flower of England fell.......’