-Yes we'll gather by the river,- gathering around the river
-the beautiful, the beautiful river.- someone believes the river is beautiful
They say it runs by the throne of God.- someone believes the river may be run buy God
This is where God invented fish.- believes fish may have been invented here
Wherever,but then God's throne is as wide- gods throne is here
as the universe, if your attentive you'll see the throne's borders in the stars.- believes this river borders the stars.
We're on this side and when you get to the other side we don't know what will- something could happen he could be trying to say that when you die and go to the other side that nobody knows what is gonna happen. nobody knows if there is a heaven or hell.
happen if anything. If nothing happens we wont know it, I said once. - may be talking about death
Is that cynical?- is it self made
No, nothing is nothing, not upsetting just nothing. - nothing about this river is upsetting.
Then again maybe we'll cast at the speed of light through the universe to God's - wants to see god
throne. His hair is bounteous.- details
All the 5,000 birds on earth were created there.- believes all the birds on earth could've been created here
The first born cranes, herons,hawks, at the back- details
so as not to frighten the little ones.- don't scare them away
Even now they remember this divine habitat.-nice habitat
Shall we gather at the river, this beautiful river? -gathering around the river
We'll sing with the warblers perched on his eyelashes.- believes he is there