Trip To The Fair

Album: Scheherazade And Other Stories (1975)
  • I took a trip down to look at the fair
    When I arrived I found nobody there
    It seemed I was all alone
    Must be that they've all gone home

    [Chorus]
    A trip to the fair but nobody was there
    A trip to the fair but nobody was there

    Voices of yesterday make not a sound
    Even the roundabout stopped going round
    I wonder just what it means
    Is everything how it seems?

    [Chorus]

    A creak as the dodgems came onto the scene
    Wheels began turning I started to scream
    A carousel swung around
    My head spun and hit the ground

    [Chorus]

    I close my eyes to disguise the fear from inside
    Trembling within my own mind I find no place to hide
    Stars of tomorrow shine through the grey mist that has gone
    I wish that this trip to the fair had never begun

    Suddenly thousands of faces I see
    Everyone seemed to be staring at me
    Clowns laughed in the penny arcade
    What was this game my mind played?

    I took a trip down to look at the fair
    When I arrived I found nobody there
    It seemed I was all alone
    Must be that they've all gone home

    A trip to the fair but nobody was there, but nobody was there
    A trip to the fair but nobody was there, but nobody was there Writer/s: MICHAEL DUNFORD, BETTY THATCHER, JOHN TOUT
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc., BMG Rights Management
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • Ed from Canton, OhHow did I miss this group? I lived through the 70's and never heard them played on the radio. ugh. I heard them a couple of years ago on deep tracks, Sirius 16 and mentioned the group to my friend and he supplied me a couple of their albums and now I am enjoying some 70's that I missed as a teenager.
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