Saturday, June 02, 2007

Is this one of your Favourite Movies?

Hey friends I am taking a bit of a detour from the usual foodie stuff and sharing with you a very interesting bit of info that I know you all would love to read. So without too much chatter from me I'll let you read on....


Pic credits IMDb (Earths Biggest Movie Database)


Maalox and nose drops and needles for knitting,
Walkers and handrails and new dental fittings,
Bundles of magazines tied up in string,
These are a few of my favorite things.

Cadillacs and cataracts and hearing aids and glasses,
Polident and Fixodent and false teeth in glasses,
Pacemakers, golf carts and porches with swings,
These are a few of my favorite things.

When the pipes leak,When the bones creak,When the knees go bad,I simply remember my favorite things,And then I don't feel so bad

Hot tea and crumpets and corn pads for bunions,
No spicy hot food or food cooked with onions,
Bathrobes and heating pads and hot meals they bring,
These are a few of my favorite things.

Back pains, confused brains, and no fear of sinnin',
Thin bones and fractures and hair that is thinnin',
And we won't mention our short shrunken frames,
When we remember our favorite things.

When the joints ache,When the hips break,When the eyes grow dim,Then I remember the great life I've had,
And then I don't feel so bad.

Ms. Andrews received a standing ovation from the crowd that lasted over four minutes and repeated encores.
I love this movie and Julie Andrews and have watched this movie scores of times since I was ten. This new version of the song is delightful. So what do you think?




5 comments:

zobars said...

I have been in love with that movie for a long time now and I love Julie Andrews. I love this new version too. Thanks for reminding me of this all time fav.

Coffee said...

My ma would tell me that I wouldnt have my lunch if she didn't switch on this movie for me when I was a kid!!!!HAHAHAHA

Love the movie and loved the new version of this song...... I was singing along as well while reading it. :) Thanks Anupama. :)

trupti said...

One of my most adored movies...I had such a crush on Christopher Plummer when I was a kid, I still love him. :)

that new version is quite funny!

trupti

Sharmi said...

I saw the movie long back. but still it speaks wonders.

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