House of Cards Lyrics

Madina Lake


publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
writers: Bernie Taupin, Elton John
album: Track 5 in album From Them, Through Us, to You
release date: 2007-3-27
popularity : 4 users have visited this page.
length: 3:37
producer: Mark Trombino
mixer: Mark Trombino
drumset: Dan Torelli
background vocals: Mateo Camargo and Matthew Leone
electric bass guitar: Matthew Leone
lead vocals: Nathan Leone
electric guitar: Mateo Camargo
programming: Mateo Camargo

Cover Art

Madina Lake From Them, Through Us, to You cover art
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It's late at night, the world's asleep
And I'm trying not to think
I take some pills 'cause my mind bleeds
I'm thinking what is wrong with me
Because the only thing I know about honesty
Is every lie I told that you believed

I'm afraid to be alone
I'm afraid that one day you'll find out

[Chorus]
And you'll be amazed
At the secrets I keep
You'll be amazed
At my mouth full of lies
But I'm too afraid to come clean
'Cause my life's the flame in a house of cards

Now I can't look you in your eyes
Because the guilt is killing me
I try to disconnect my heart again
Just so I can breathe
I wanna be myself again
But I just can't 'cause

I'm afraid to be alone
I'm afraid that one day you'll find out

[Chorus]

It's such a shame what I've become
After years of breaking down
My whole life has come undone
'Cause I'm trying to fake it all
And I know that you love someone
But that someone isn't me
Or is this me?
No

[Chorus]

You'll be amazed
You'll be amazed


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The Auspice
  • 2 Here I Stand
  • 3 In Another Life
  • 4 Adalia
  • 5 House of Cards
  • 6 Now or Never
  • 7 Pandora
  • 8 Stars
  • 9 River People
  • 10 One Last Kiss
  • 11 Me vs. the World
  • 12 Morning Sadness
  • 13 True Love