On the right goes Romulus,<BR> With arms to the elbows red,<BR>And in his hand a broadsword,<BR> And on the blade a head--<BR>A head in an iron helmet,<BR> With horse-hair hanging down,<BR>A shaggy head, a swarthy head,<BR> Fixed in a ghastly frown--<BR>The head of King Amulius<BR> Of the great Sylvian line,<BR>Who reigned in Alba Longa,<BR> On the throne of Aventine.<BR><BR>