"I'll admit I may have seen better days,
but I'm still not to be had for the price of a cocktail,
like a salted
Loved, loved, loved Audrey in that movie. I always bawl like a baby when she's reunited with "Cat."
I got to read that post in my browser and it was a fine one. What IS Winnie thinking when she ponders you?And I love that song. It's a good one for sure.
what a wonderful song from beautiful audrey! have a nice weekend!
That is the song I sang at my Gr 8 graduation a hundred years ago. :)
Since in My Fair Lady Audrey Hepburn's singing was dubbed by Marni Nixon, I doubt that she did her own singing in Breakfast At Tiffany's.
I hate to disavow you of this, but according to the IMDb website the song "Moon River" was written especially for Audrey Hepburn, since she had no training as a singer. The vocals were written to be sung in only one octave. She also sings in a slightly breathy manner, much like Marilyn Monroe did. And she's not always on key.
It does SOUND like audrey
Thank you! In "My Fair Lady" Audrey's singing definitely didn't sound like Audrey. The only times she did was in songs where she did some "talk-singing" like parts of "Just You Wait, 'enry 'iggins."
They didn't want her to sing it, but she insisted, apparently.
There is a fragility about it that i always love
That’s a very sweet and tender film clip. I never knew where the song came from and I've never seen the film; now I definitely want to. Thank John for being bedrock of wonderfully eccentric normality. With everything that is happening in the country and the world at the moment I guess we are living in "interesting times". Makes it even more refreshing to chill out here for a while.
Riona...the film is indeed sweet and sanitized from the novella ......Audrey makes it a classic Enjoy the movie
'My huckleberry friend.........' x
Fabulous song isn't it!
Favorite sing, favorite movie
I read that disappearing post and wrote a comment - but when I tried to post it, there was an error and your post had GONE! Hope it wasn't something I said . . . . .
Google + has been a nightmare today..i am also having problems commenting on othe people's blogs
I saw that post, early this morning. I commented and it said Error also.I thought it was me :(and all along it was You !! :)<3
The fox lovers got to it I reckon?
Perhaps you just imagined you had created a new blogpost. This kind of thing can happen to men in their mid-fifties.
Nah, he just didn't want to admit to booting foxes, that's all.
I booted the chicken in its mouth
with a crocodile
Love the singer and song ...Pondering, "Cannot be bothered re writing it"
And i bet i get more comments with this post rather than for the previous essay!
And on another topic ... have a vegie photo for you but have lost your email address.
Gill you are a star.......the choir mad me laugh
Lovely, one of my all-time favourites from the days of gentle songs, in gentle movies. And elegant clothes.Thank you, John.
Oh I did, thank you. I remember swaying along to this song played by Acker Bilk at a friend's wedding about 30 years ago and of course I love the film. I read your disappearing post and thought what a good man you are, as Winnie undoubtedly does too.
Great choice of song. My mum loved this song and we played it at her funeral
Have mixed feelings about that movie because it is a bit different from Truman Capote's excellent novella. But I love Audrey in it--I love her in everything she did whether the movie was good or not--and "Moon River" may be one of the most hummable songs ever written
Oh my . . . very nice . . . I love "your" song . . .
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