Judas Priest

Judas Priest - The sentinel

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Along deserted avenues
Steam begins to rise
The figures primed and ready
Prepared for quick surprise
He's watching for a sign
His life is on the line

[Chorus]
Sworn to avenge condemn to hell
Tempt not the blade all fear the Sentinel

Dogs whine in the alleys
Smoke is on the wind
From deep inside its empty shell
A cathedral bell begins
Ringing out its toll
A storm begins to grow

[Chorus]
Sworn to avenge condemn to hell
Tempt not the blade all fear the Sentinel

Amidst the upturned burned-out cars
The challengers await
And in their fists clutch iron bars
With which to seal his fate
Across his chest in scabbards rest
The rows of throwing knives
Whose razor points in challenged tests
Have finished many lives

Now facing one another
The stand-off eats at time
Then all at once a silence falls
As the bell ceases its chime
Upon this sign the challengers
With shrieks and cries rush forth
The knives fly out like bullets
Upon their deadly course
Screams of pain and agony
Rent the silent air
Amidst the dying bodies
Blood runs everywhere
The figure stands expressionless
Impassive and alone
Unmoved by this victory
And the seeds of death he's sown

[Chorus 3x]
Sworn to avenge condemn to hell
Tempt not the blade all fear the Sentinel
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Author: Glenn Tipton, K. K. Downing, Rob Halford

Composer: ?

Publisher: Priest Music Ltd.

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Released in: 2011

Language: English

Appearing on: Defenders Of The Faith (1984) , Priest... Live! (1987) , '98 Live Meltdown (1998) , Live in London (2003) , Metalogy (2004) , The Essential (2006)

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