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575. Why Stand So Far Away

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Text Information
First Line: Why stand so far away, my God?
Title: Why Stand So Far Away
Author: Ruth Duck, b. 1947
Language: English
Publication Date: 2004
Topic: Horror of War
Copyright: © 1992, GIA Publications, Inc. For licensing, see
Tune Information
Name: [Why stand so far away, my God?]
Composer: Michael Mahler, b. 1981
Key: G Major
Copyright: © 2003, GIA Publications, Inc

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