I was just a little boy Running wild ‘cross the hills, Kicking balls, skipping meals And I had a friend He was just like a brother Just a bit older And he knew how to climb over walls Then the bombs came down, On my small village town As I looked around It was gone!
I reach so high Like mountains do Though mountains tumble Never do You I sail so high Like eagles do Though eagles tire Never will You I stretch so high Like flowers do Though flowers pale Never will You We spend our lives Seeking what’s true And when die Then we’ll find You You light
Mary, Mary, don’t you weep Angels guard you while you sleep Mary, Mary, don’t you cry God will grant you a faultless child Now, for a while she fled away Beneath the palms she hid When she returned they saw the child But doubted what she said They would have stoned her there and then
Another night in the rain I’m walking alone To the sound of my steps Talking to no-one Another night in the rain I’m walking alone Another night in the rain I’m walking alone I don’t have a job Behind with my rent Another hole in my belt My belly’s empty No need to fear, nothing
Like falling dreams Nothing’s like it seems Though it frightens you And the reason is: ‘cause it wasn’t true Faces come and go No-one stays forever Only names remembered And those too, if they weren’t true Everything must change But the One who made it And only He can change it Only He can, for