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19-10-05, 16:17
>>War has it's Price<< (http://www.quickdump.com/files/388080584.html)

[ 21. October 2005, 20:45: Message edited by: Catapharact ]

19-10-05, 16:41
i remember Zombie. it was a huge hit back in the 90's :D
its a great song and when i listen to it now i get an AoD feeling http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

19-10-05, 16:46
Dolores is one of my favorite female vocalists. Her voice is so emotional.

19-10-05, 16:58

Well maybe so, but it sure beats most of today's stuff.


I know! You can almost feel the pain in each line.

Oh and for those interested; The lyrics:

Another head hangs lowly,
Child is slowly taken.
And the violence caused such silence,
Who are we mistaken?

But you see, it's not me, it's not my family.
In your head, in your head they are fighting,
With their tanks and their bombs,
And their bombs and their guns.
In your head, in your head, they are crying...

In your head, in your head,
Zombie, zombie, zombie,
Hey, hey, hey. What's in your head,
In your head,
Zombie, zombie, zombie?
Hey, hey, hey, hey, oh, dou, dou, dou, dou, dou...

Another mother's breakin',
Heart is taking over.
When the vi'lence causes silence,
We must be mistaken.

It's the same old theme since nineteen-sixteen.
In your head, in your head they're still fighting,
With their tanks and their bombs,
And their bombs and their guns.
In your head, in your head, they are dying...

19-10-05, 17:16
I've heard this one. I like the instrumentation.

[ 19. October 2005, 18:53: Message edited by: Andromeda66 ]

Mona Sax
19-10-05, 17:49
I like this song. Sadly, the file seems to be down, though.

19-10-05, 17:59
Oh? :( .

Man, I guess I should taken a better file hositng site.

Mona Sax
19-10-05, 18:27
Can you upload it again (or mail it to me)? I'd really love to hear it, it's been a long time.

19-10-05, 18:33
I did another upload MonA saX http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . Click the same link again. I replaced teh old URL with teh new Uploaded one http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

19-10-05, 18:35
I love this song and Dolores' voice!
Thank you for posting the lyrics Catapharact http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

19-10-05, 18:40
You are very welcome Atlantea http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

Mona Sax
19-10-05, 18:49
:( Still doesn't work ("Couldn't connect to Server" :confused: )
Could you please send me the MP3? I'll PM you my address.

19-10-05, 18:54

Try This one MonA. If it doesn't work after this one, I'll e-mail you the file http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

[ 19. October 2005, 19:58: Message edited by: Catapharact ]

Mona Sax
19-10-05, 19:03
Nope, doesn't work. Maybe it's because of my firewall, I don't know.

19-10-05, 19:08
E-mail sent http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

Mona Sax
19-10-05, 19:20
One day you gotta teach me how to pronounce your name. It sure looks beautiful, though! ;)

19-10-05, 19:46
LOL! Well thankyou ;) .

It's pronounced Oo-mare http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . Umair http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

19-10-05, 22:26
Interesting name. I like it. It's always interesting when people have odd names. Mines not very unique. *is sad* Thanks for the download Catapharact. I love The Cranberries.

20-10-05, 02:55
I love this song.

20-10-05, 02:57
I used to listen to this over and over when it came out. The memories...

20-10-05, 15:10
Originally posted by Angel666:
Interesting name. I like it. It's always interesting when people have odd names. Mines not very unique. *is sad*Offtopic:

All names have unique meanings and that is something one should be proud of http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

For example, I don't know if it's your real name THORN LOL, But Thorn was one of the five Valkeries that were resposible from bringing the souls of dead warriors to Valhala.

Thanks for the download Catapharact. I love The Cranberries. You are welcome http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

[ 20. October 2005, 17:12: Message edited by: Catapharact ]

21-10-05, 17:05
Double post http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif

[ 21. October 2005, 18:09: Message edited by: Andromeda66 ]

21-10-05, 17:06
My goodness me Umair! What do you have up your head? A portable encyclopedia?? I'm stunned! Absolutely stunned...I wa going to say you sounded like someone but I'm kind of apprehensive as to whether or not you'd liked being called that. He's a fictional character.

And If I'm not wrong, your real name is Clara, right THORN?

What is your name Angel666?

21-10-05, 17:37
LOL! God No. Just love to know things http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . I mean, I find it strange that people aren't by far atleast a bit curious about cultures and Civilizations.

Here, let me give you an example. In Ancient Egypt, the Major god that Pharaoh's claimed decendence is Amon Ra. However, suddenly more and more Pharaoh's changed their decendence claim form Ra to teh The god Osiris. It promts the question... Why would they do that?

Well turns out, Osiris, is the god of Judgement, and who would question the final decidion of the person who is his decendent http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

[ 21. October 2005, 18:39: Message edited by: Catapharact ]

21-10-05, 17:59
Which is your favourite? (Tough one eh?)

21-10-05, 18:05
Hmmmm, From major Egyptian deties, it has to be the god Anubis http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . Ruler of the Underworld and commander of the Anubite http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

21-10-05, 18:07
What about other mythologies? What are your favorite gods, Catapharact? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

21-10-05, 18:14
Well LOL!

Algiht Major Gods of Interest:


Apollo http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . The helper of Mankind http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif (Though according to my Horoscope, my ruling detiy is Aphroditie LOL!)


Anubis http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


Freyja, the goddess of beauty and commander of the Valkeries http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


Quetzalcoatl http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . The one who brought the teaching of the heavens to huumans http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


Ahura Mazda http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif , or "Lord Wisdom." http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

21-10-05, 18:22
Hey Anubis is my favourite too http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

I dont know much about the Mayans...actually i know nothing about the Mayans.

how do you pronounce quetzalcoatl??

21-10-05, 18:25
ahh, interesting http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
So, your ruling deity is Aphroditie? hehe http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif the goddess of beauty http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Then you must be a Libra :D :
My ruling deity is Zeus, however I like Athena :D

21-10-05, 18:25
Oh by far a very VERY important civilization http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . You probably already know of the Mayan Calender http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif :


Oh and it's pronounced Co-Et-Za-Coat-Al http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


Gulity as Charged :D LOL! Yep all Libra here LOL! ;)

Ah that would make you Saggitarius. No wonder there is a Centaur in your Avatar :D .

[ 21. October 2005, 19:29: Message edited by: Catapharact ]

21-10-05, 18:38
Oh WONderful...looks interesting enough to know more about!!! Thanks a bunch Catapharact!! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

21-10-05, 18:38
Yes, I am a very proud Saggitarius as you can see indeed ;) :D

Quetzalcoatl (the feathered snake) is by far the greatest Mayan deity - everything was touched by him. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

21-10-05, 18:44

You are very welcome http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . I thought you may be intrested since you seem to have a strong interest for Astronomy http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


Glad to know :D . Oh yes, he has a very tragic Myth as well :( . You see, quetzalcoatl was a Mayan Emperor who brought is such innovations as the Calender http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . However he was a strong advocate of Human Sacrifice and the Mayan Priests didn't like that. They got him intoxicated one night and he did terrible deeds as a result. To quell for his deeds, he sacrificed himself. The gods honoured him by making him a god http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

21-10-05, 18:58
Ah, I knew the myth with Tezcatlipoca (who was his opposite basically), who sent Quetzalcoatl into exile.Or also sometimes he is presented as leaving willingly on a raft of snakes and promises to return.
Then Cortez's landing was viewed initially as Quetzalcoatl's return by Emperor Moctezuma the second.

21-10-05, 19:04
Yes!!!! :D :D :D

Sorry for the outburst, it's just that it's been ages since I had a chance to talk about this LOL!

Yeah by far, Cortez had no interest in any sacrifices. That should have been a dead away right there that he wasn't a god. He wanted gold, nothing else.

Cortez did pay though. He had to watch from the river side, as his men were taken up teh Pyramid and were sacrificed.

21-10-05, 19:13
Wait a minute...excuse my ignorance but...was it Emperor Moctezuma or emperor Montezuma? Are they two different poeple?

tlr online
21-10-05, 19:16
Wow. What a great file host! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/thumb.gif

Downloading now.

21-10-05, 19:19

Use it wisely my friend ;) LOL! Just came across it randomly http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . Thought it's good for songs and stuff http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .


I think they are both the same person http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif . Just variation in pronounciation http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

21-10-05, 19:22
Originally posted by Catapharact:
...it has to be the god Anubis http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Did someone call me? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

21-10-05, 19:25
hehe http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif no porblem, nice outburst :D ;)

Yes, well, Cortez, as a "noble conquistadore" as he was, wanted treasure and nothing else. Well, I guess Quetzalcoatl's return was so wanted, that basically anyone who came over the sea was a potential candidate for the emperor.

Well, I don't have much compassion for Cortez - but yes, he did have to pay - well, his intention were not honorable at all, so...

21-10-05, 19:29
Originally posted by Andromeda66:
Wait a minute...excuse my ignorance but...was it Emperor Moctezuma or emperor Montezuma? Are they two different poeple? No, there are the same - it varies with the writings http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

21-10-05, 19:30
Originally posted by Anubis_AF:
</font><blockquote>quote:</font><hr />Originally posted by Catapharact:
...it has to be the god Anubis http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Did someone call me? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif </font>[/QUOTE]LOL!!!! :D

I said, the "god" Anubis, not one of his Anubites http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif LOL! J/K ;)


*Sigh* Welll, history has shown conquerors to be of problematic stature. Napolean wanted to bring order tot eh world, but instead ended up being a dictator... *Sigh*

21-10-05, 19:42
Yes, I guess too much power corrupts, no matter what ...

21-10-05, 19:53

Have a read Atlantea http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif .

21-10-05, 20:18
Wow, this kind of reading always brings butterflies in my stomach for some reason :D http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif
Thank you Catapharact, I will study this, it might take a little while, hehe;)