[#][F] Eric Minton - 6/6/2018
Originally posted by glamourweaver View Post

Ah, I assumed because of the "Eight Directions Embassy" it was an in-setting term.
Yes and no? Like, in the sense that when Annie Lennox sings that she's traveled the world and the seven seas, she's absolutely referencing an archaic real-world term, but she's not making a statement about a modern understanding of geography.