Words & Music:
Donovan Phillips Leitch
The continent of Atlantis was an island which lay before the great flood;
In the area we now call the Atlantic Ocean.
So great an area of land, that from her western
Shores, those beautiful sailors journeyed
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To the south and the North Americas with ease; in their ships with painted sails.
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To the east, Africa was a neighbor across a short strait of sea miles.
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The great Egyptian age is but a remnant of the Atlantian culture.
The antedeluvian Kings colonised the world;
All the Gods who play a part in the mythological dramas in all legends
From all lands were from fair Atlantis.
Knowing her fate, Altantis sent out ships to all corners of the earth.
On board were the twelve, the poet, the physician, the farmer, the scientist,
The magician, and the other so-called Gods of our legends.
Tho' Gods they were and as the elders of our time choose to remain blind,
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let us rejoice and let us sing and dance and ring in the new.
CHORUS: [sung - repeat and out]
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Way down below the ocean, where I wanna be, she may be