A Fine Romance
Billie Holiday Lyrics

A fine romance, with no kisses
A fine romance, my friend this is
We should be like
A couple of hot tomatoes
But you're as cold as
Yesterday's mashed potatoes

A fine romance, you won't nestle
A fine romance, you won't wrestle
I might as well play bridge
With my old maid aunt
I haven't got a chance
This is a fine romance

A fine romance, my good fellow
You take romance, I'll take jello
You're calmer than the seals
In the Arctic ocean
At least they flap their fins
To express emotion

A fine romance with no quarrels
With no insults and all morals
I've never mussed the crease
In your blue serge pants
I never get the chance
This is a fine romance

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Comments from YouTube:

Daniel Ingram

Lady Day always gives me goosebumps.

Kutup Işığı

Great voice!


wow...great...!,,,,what a feelin

Stupid Hat

I cannot pick a favorite but I probably sing along with this more than any other of her songs ;-)

monica bella


Lord- pupDOG-

Very Kool.

kathleen bohannon

the band would play long in between so she could go off stage and get high sad

Bill Lancaster

Simply sublime... in any age.... the finest ribbon mike tone on a recording

monica bella

Nothing else to say?!

Guillermo Julio Doghel

Ishould like to see Billie video.

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