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I'll Take Tallulah lyrics, from Ship Ahoy, starring Bert Lahr, Red Skelton, Eleanor Powell, Virginia Mayo

I’ll Take Tallulah lyrics

I’ll Take Tallulah  lyrics, from the MGM romantic comedy, Ship Ahoy

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): Have you met Dolores?

Tommy Dorsey: Yes, I’ve met Dolores.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): she’s queen of the chorus.

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton) You can have the chorus.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): Have you met Olivia?

Tommy Dorsey: Her I’d take, Olivia.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): Her I’d gladly give ya

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton) Throw her in the river-ya.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): Who’s your queen, your rulah?

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton) Tallulah!
For that gal Tallulah I would fight a duela,
I would climb a hillah, I’ll paddle to Brasil-a.

I'll Take Tallulah lyrics, from Ship Ahoy, starring Bert Lahr, Red Skelton, Eleanor Powell, Virginia MayoSkip Owens (Bert Lahr): But this is getting sillah.

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): ‘Cause I love her true-lah.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): Who?

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton) Tallulah.

Skip Owens (Bert Lahr): When she starts out the conga, like an anaconda, it’s fricassee.

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): No one doing her hula can do what Tallulah can do to me.

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): I have met Fatima

Tallulah Winters (Eleanor Powell): Fatima is a schemma

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): I have met Marquita

Tallulah Winters (Eleanor Powell): Marquita is a cheeta

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): I have met Jemima

Tallulah Winters (Eleanor Powell): She’s a social climba

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): I have met Ophelia

Tallulah Winters (Eleanor Powell): She will double deal ya,

Merton Kibble (Red Skelton): The one who loves me trullah, I’ll take Tallulah


from the MGM musical-comedy-romance  Ship Ahoy starring Red Skelton, Eleanor Powell, Bert Lahr, Virginia Mayo

 

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