My Father's Eyes Song Lyrics

Chris de Burgh

Chris de Burgh The Storyman cover art
sponsored links

It's likely your browser's cookies are disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on. We can only display part of these lyrics to any suspicious robots due to licensing restrictions.

I have seen it, I have seen it in my father's eyes,
I have seen it, I have seen it in my father's eyes,
I have heard it, I have heard it in my father's voice,
It's been a hard life, a hard fight, and all of the things that he wanted
Are in his hand, but silver would not betray what's written in the sand,
And a wall will not keep his people from the Promised Land

And I will never believe that the same thing could happen to me,
And I will never believe I'll give up on the dreams that I see
In my father's eyes, my father's eyes

I will go now, I will go now to my father's house,
I will show him, I will show him that I'm strong enough,
And there's a bright light, a great light that's shining around him
For now he has found a son, who will give to the world

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 The Storyman Theme
  • 2 One World
  • 3 Leningrad
  • 4 My Father's Eyes
  • 5 The Grace of a Dancer
  • 6 Spirit
  • 7 The Shadow of the Mountain
  • 8 Raging Storm
  • 9 The Mirror of the Soul
  • 10 The Sweetest Kiss of All
  • 11 The Storyman
  • 12 My Father's Eyes (feat. Hani Hussein)

  • credits

    writers: Chris De Burgh
    album: Track 4 in album The Storyman
    release date: 2006-10-6
    popularity : 33 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Pop
    styles: Soft Rock
    length: 4:18

    Album Information

    label: Ferryman Productions
    country(area): Germany
    format: CD
    barcode: 4029758745427
    script: Latin