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"The Maker" was written by Daniel Roland Lanois.
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Oh, oh deep water
Black and cold like the night
I stand with arms wide open
I've run a twisted line
I'm a stranger in the eyes of the maker

I could not see for the fog in my eyes
I could not feel for the fear in my life

From across the great divide, in the distance I saw a light
John baptist walking to me with the maker
So my body is bent and broken by long and dangerous sleep
I can't work the fields of Abraham and turn my head away
I'm not a stranger in the hands of the maker

Brother John, have you seen the homeless daughters
Standing there with broken wings?
I have seen the flaming swords
There over east of Eden
Burning in the eyes of the maker

Burning in the eyes of the maker
Burning in the eyes of the maker
Oh, river rise from your sleep

Songwriters
Daniel Roland Lanois

Published by
DANIEL LANOIS SONGS

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