Carpenters - This Masquerade Lyrics

Carpenters Now & Then cover art
Credits
publisher: ©Peermusic Publishing, Alfred
writers: Leon Russell
release date: 1973-5-9
popularity : 445 users have visited this page.
length: 4:54
composer: Leon Russell
lyricist: Leon Russell
Lyrics
Are we really happy with
This lonely game we play
Looking for the right words to say
Searching but not finding
Understanding anyway
We're lost in this masquerade

Both afraid to say we're just too far away
From being close together from the start
We tried to talk it over
But the words got in the way
We're lost inside this lonely game we play

Thoughts of leaving disappear
Each time I see your eyes
And no matter how hard I try
To understand the reason
Why we carry on this way
And we're lost in this masquerade

We tried to talk it over
But the words got in the way
We're lost inside this lonely game we play

Thoughts of leaving disappear
Each time I see your eyes
And no matter how hard I try
To understand the reason
Why we carry on this way
And we're lost in this masquerade

We're lost in a masquerade



Track Listing
Vinyl 1
  • 1 Sing
  • 2 This Masquerade
  • 3 Heather
  • 4 Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
  • 5 I Can't Make Music
  • 6 Yesterday Once More
  • 7 Fun, Fun, Fun
  • 8 The End of the World
  • 9 Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home)
  • 10 Deadman's Curve
  • 11 Johnny Angel
  • 12 The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
  • 13 Our Day Will Come
  • 14 One Fine Day
  • 15 Yesterday Once More (reprise)

  • Album Information
    label: A&M Records
    country(area): United States
    format: Vinyl
    script: Latin