March 22nd – Stephen Sondheim born – “Send in the clowns”

In 1930, the great songwriter Stephen #Sondheim was born.  Here is a song from “A little night music”  #Singing #Feelgood

Send in the clowns

22-3 Stephen Sondheim

Isn’t it rich? Are we a pair?
Me here at last on the ground and you in mid-air
Send in the clownsIsn’t it bliss? Don’t you approve?
One who keeps tearing around and one who can’t move
But where are the clowns? Send in the clowns

Just when I stopped opening doors
Finally finding the one that I wanted was yours
Making my entrance again with my usual flair

Sure of my lines
Nobody’s there

Don’t you love a farce? My fault, I fear
I thought that you’d want what I want, sorry my dear
But where are the clowns? Send in the clowns
Don’t bother they’re here

Isn’t it rich? Isn’t it queer?
Losing my timing this late in my career
But where are the clowns? Send in the clowns
Well, maybe next year

22-3 Sondheim Send in the clowns

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Life long lover of singing - trying to share it with everyone

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