O true Country,
O true place of my beginnings,
O true inviter of the alien,
O night ship’s harbor,
O only platform in our vulnerability,
The uniform of our individuality,
(and to whom we salute),
Our native land!
O orthodox beginning,
O leader of a people through the wilderness,
Speak our narrative!
O Place of great interior health,
O Grace for mystery and stealth,
O Beholder of the children’s hounds,
O Keeper of the wealth,
O Safety of the many peoples within your bounds,
May your borders be safe!