Album: West Side Story (1957)
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  • I feel pretty
    Oh, so pretty
    I feel pretty and witty and bright!
    And I pity
    Any girl who isn't me tonight

    I feel charming
    Oh, so charming
    It's alarming how charming I feel!
    And so pretty
    That I hardly can believe I'm real

    See the pretty girl in that mirror there
    Who can that attractive girl be?
    Such a pretty face
    Such a pretty dress
    Such a pretty smile
    Such a pretty me!

    I feel stunning
    And entrancing
    Feel like running and dancing for joy
    For I'm loved
    By a pretty wonderful boy!

    Have you met my good friend Maria
    The craziest girl on the block?
    You'll know her the minute you see her
    She's the one who is in an advanced state of shock

    She thinks she's in love
    She thinks she's in Spain
    She isn't in love
    She's merely insane

    It must be the heat
    Or some rare disease
    Or too much to eat
    Or maybe it's fleas

    Keep away from her
    Send for Chino!
    This is not the
    Maria we know!

    Modest and pure
    Polite and refined
    Well-bred and mature
    And out of her mind!

    I feel pretty
    Oh, so pretty
    That the city should give me its key
    A committee
    Should be organized to honor me

    La la la la

    I feel dizzy
    I feel sunny
    I feel fizzy and funny and fine
    And so pretty
    Miss America can just resign!

    La la la la

    See the pretty girl in that mirror there

    What mirror where?

    Who can that attractive girl be?

    Which? What? Where? Whom?

    Such a pretty face
    Such a pretty dress
    Such a pretty smile
    Such a pretty me!

    Such a pretty me!

    I feel stunning
    And entrancing
    Feel like running and dancing for joy
    For I'm loved
    By a pretty wonderful boy! Writer/s: Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management
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