The imaginary bridge between earth and the Mohammedan paradise is called "Al Sirat´."
The notes of the kislar re-echo no more, And the waves of Al Sirat fall light on the shore.
He was the man in all Europe that could (if any could) have driven six-in-hand full gallop over Al Sirat.
(i.e. through the bridge of Al Sirat); "May you be drowned in blood!"