They call us all "sistra" and often "Dobra sistra," which means good sister.
Then, from far away, there came the ghostly music of the sistra.
These women have one simple answer: "sistra, they died for their country!"
And ever, like an obsession, there was the rattle of the sistra, as though the whole immense temple were rattling.
The two objects suspended from the belt between the heads recall Hathor's sistra.