I May Know the Word Song Lyrics

Natalie Merchant

Natalie Merchant Tigerlily cover art
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I may know the word
but not say it
I may know the truth
but not face it
I may hear a sound
a whisper sacred and profound
but turn my head
indifferent

I may know the word
but not say it
I may love the fruit
but not taste it
I may know the way

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 San Andreas Fault
  • 2 Wonder
  • 3 Beloved Wife
  • 4 River
  • 5 Carnival
  • 6 I May Know the Word
  • 7 The Letter
  • 8 Cowboy Romance
  • 9 Jealousy
  • 10 Where I Go
  • 11 Seven Years


  • credits


    album: Track 6 in album Tigerlily
    release date: 1995-6-20
    popularity : 43 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Alternative Rock/Folk Rock/Soft Rock
    length: 8:09
    vocal: Natalie Merchant
    mixer: John Holbrook
    engineer: John Holbrook
    assistant engineer: Todd Vos and Suzanne Dyer
    composer: Natalie Merchant
    lyricist: Natalie Merchant

    Album Information

    label: Elektra
    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075596174527
    script: Latin