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Psalms and hymns were my first taste of inspirational music. -- Bono

Fire - Live From London 1982 Lyrics

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"'Fire' was not a very good song. I always had this faith that we could make it up as we went along, but sometimes we couldn't, and that was a case in point. When you are in a place like Nassau, you don't really want to go in and work. You realize why all these great groups make crap records when they go to record there - who wants to go to the Bahamas and sit in a studio?" - Bono, U2 By U2 2006

Thank you, love you

Please don't
Forget me not, mother

Calling, calling
The sun is burning black
Calling, calling
It's beating on my back

With a fire
With a fire

Calling, calling
The moon is running red
Calling, calling
It's pulling me instead

With a fire, fire

But there's a fire inside when I'm falling over
There's a fire in me when I call out
I built a fire
I'm going home

Calling, calling
The stars are falling down
Calling, calling
They knock me to the ground

With a fire, fire

Thank you

But there's a fire inside when I'm falling over
There's a fire in me when I call out
There's a fire inside when I'm falling over
I built a fire
I'm going home

This is my home
I'm not going anywhere
I'll be back