05 juin 2010

Hoist the Colours

Here is the Pirates’ song in Pirates of the Caribbean III (At World’s End). It tells the story of the King (Davy Jones) and the Brethren Court who bound the Queen (= the Goddess Calypso (be careful : it’s the Child of Ocean and Tétys, not the Nymph who took care of Ulysses !)) in a human body, letting Humans be masters of the Sea ; and the sound of the nine Pieces of Eight (the “Bell”) calls another Brethren Court (to release Calypso ?)     The King and his men   Stole the Queen from her bed   And bound... [Lire la suite]