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It's Only A Paper Moon Lyrics

from Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night

"It's Only A Paper Moon" is track #16 on the album Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night. It was written by Kammermeier, Arno / Hayo, Peter / Merziger, Walter.
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"It's Only A Paper Moon" is track #16 on the album Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night. It was written by Kammermeier, Arno / Hayo, Peter / Merziger, Walter.
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Arlen-Harburg-Rose

Say its only a paper moon
Sailing over a cardboard sea
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

Yes, it's only a canvas sky
Hanging over a muslin tree
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

Without your love
It's a honky-tonk parade
Without your love
It's a melody played in a penny arcade.

It's a Barnum and Bailey world
Just as phony as it can be
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

It's a honky-tonk parade
It's a melody played in a penny arcade.

It's a Barnum and Bailey world
Just as phony as it can be
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

Songwriters
KAMMERMEIER, ARNO / HAYO, PETER / MERZIGER, WALTER

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