Pretending

Album: Journeyman (1989)
Charted: 55
  • How many times must we tell the tale?
    How many times must we fall?
    Living in lost memory
    You just recalled

    Working on the sound of the band
    Trying to get the music right
    Two go out working
    Three stay home at night

    [Chorus:]
    That's when she said she was pretending
    Like she knew the plan
    That's when I knew she was pretending
    Pretending to understand

    Pretending, pretending
    Pretending, pretending

    Satisfied but lost in love
    Situations change
    You're never who you used to think you are
    How strange

    [Chorus]

    [Bridge:]
    I get lost in alibis
    Sadness can't prevail
    Everybody knows strong love
    Can't fail

    Don't be pretending about how you feel
    Don't be pretending that your love is real
    Don't be pretending about how you feel
    Don't be pretending that your love is real

    [Bridge] Writer/s: JERRY LYNN WILLIAMS
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG Rights Management, Songtrust Ave
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 3

  • Mike from Santa Barbara, CaThis is one of Clapton's best songs. Many will also remember the excellent video, which captures a sense of life in the city from the view of lonely, untrusting singles.
  • Rusty from Lake Park, MnAmazing song! Journeyman is definitly a great album
  • Mike from Hueytown , AlI can't believe this song did not chart high. Another rich and soulful song
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