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Seven deadly sins
Seven ways to win
Seven holy paths to hell
And your trip begins

Seven downward slopes
Seven bloodied hopes
Seven are your burning fires
Seven your desires

I am the bornless one
The fallen angel watching you


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    Feb 23rd, 2019 2:24pm report

    Thank goodness all you fuckers are educated and know what the hell youre talking aboot….hahahha!!


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    May 24th, 2017 5:01pm report

    The fantastical lyrics are loosely based on Aleister Crowley's moonchild novel. But Bruce Dickinson sings as Lucifer, so its his view of what's gonna happen as in " you'll be mine soon child" also" iam he the born less one the fallen Angel watching you" this song is fantastic, everything you want nwobhm to be.


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    Jul 14th, 2015 7:28am report

    The song as well as the whole album(which is a concept album by the way) is about the struggle between good and evil in man. On the same note it is a further development of the story of Eddie, their mascot. There essentially are two Eddies. If you look at the Number of the Beast album, you see the devil casting a spell, if you will over the evil Eddie, while the good Eddie stands over the devil.


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    Dec 8th, 2014 12:40pm report

    Whether you believe in god or not. It is a fact that evil does exist.
    So without the need for speculation iron maiden do sing evil lyrics.
    So who knows?
    I guess they don't mind if you think they are Satanists.
    Otherwise they would have sung about cars or something no misunderstanding then.
    A man who polishes the murder weapon in public is either letting you know he is a criminal or is saying "I have nothing to hide look I can polish the suspected weapon in public".
    I prefer to evade such a man.
    Because the weapon is still dangerous and EVIL.


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    Jan 6th, 2014 1:22am report

    moonchild song by iron maiden is satan the devil himself speaking through the person singing the song. The song is evil.


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    Apr 10th, 2008 4:04pm report

    The whole album seventh son of a.... Is based upon the book seventh son and I know that for sure. This song is to do with something that happens in the book


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    Apr 20th, 2006 4:43pm report

    This song is most likely influenced by Aleister Crowley. Cause Mr. Crowley wrote a book called Moonchild about a magick war over an unborn child.

    "Moonchild, you’ll be mine soon child"

    basically, they're waiting for the kid to be born.

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