The sound of the night on November the 5th All stems from Guido Fawkes’s myth To blow up the houses of Parliament All over some stupid argument
Same old story - religiously motivated Which left old Guido Fawkes frustrated He wanted a catholic to take the throne All Protestants to be ousted and overthrown!
The gunpowder crudely put together They easily caught and hung the aggressor If it had gone off and all gone to plan King James would really of hit the fan!
They stored barrels of gunpowder in the ‘underCroft’ ‘Guido Fawkes’ was supervising - at his cost When asked why the gun powder? What was the reason? He was tortured and eventually hung for high treason
This was the plan which failed to Survive Way back in history Jacobean era - 1605 You didn’t have voting it wasn’t yet done Blowing up the House of Lords is much more fun!
So the fireworks we all enjoy today Couldn’t really be much further away The colours and sparkles you see in the sky Celebrating the death of a man - later called Guy