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Artist: Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald Author
Album: The Harold Arlen Songbook(CD1) (1961)
Ella Fitzgerald - The Harold Arlen Songbook(CD1) Album
Song Title: Its Only A Paper Moon
Genre: Jazz
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It's Only A Paper Moon
Ella Fitzgerald

Say, it's 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.

(chorus)
Without your love,
It's a honky tonk parade,
Without your love,
It's a melody played,
At 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.

(repeat chorus & last verse to end song

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