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They Came From Distant Lands

Our country was taken from us by people from a distant land,
They came in great canoes,
That where powered by white clouds that captured the wind,
They appeared through mist and fog like ghosts,
Gliding across the big water in silence and unannounced,
They demanded their king we must obey,
Their religion we must embrace,
Attend a place of confinement and say grace,
This place has no sunshine,
Nothing that resembles nature,

They say,
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