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No. 4 - Entrance Song - Princess Mary - "A Madcap Princess."

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Princess: Some people think a Princess
should be tall and straight and stout,
Extremely proud and haughty,
And not the least bit naughty,
They think a Princess ought to be
afflicted with the gout
And she should pose so stately
And curt'sy so sedately;
But Mary quite contrary
is the name they give to me;
Because I'm always chaffing,
At dignity e'er laughing,
I'm highly independent
and from etiquette I'm free.
And dignity, yes dignity
does not agree with me!
   
  They call me the Madcap Princess,
I really can't see why,
I do what I like, I say what I please,
And etiquette I defy,
I'm fond of having my own sweet way,
I always get it too,
Still they call me the Madcap Princess,
I don't see why, do you?
Chorus: They call me the Madcap Princess,
I really can't see why,
I do what I like, I say what I please,
And etiquette I defy,
I'm fond of having my own sweet way,
I always get it too,
Still they call me the Madcap Princess,
Princess: I don't see why,
Chorus: Do you?
   
Princess: Some people think a Princess
never ought to fall in love,
With disposition rigid
Her heart should be so frigid,
But with a lot of nice young men
I'm always hand and glove,
A lot of fun one misses,
Who frowns on love and kisses;
Now why should girls in humble life
have all the fun on earth,
While Princesses are moping,
For some old husband hoping,
I love a gay flirtation
and I flirt for all I'm worth.
And breaking hearts, yes breaking hearts
I think a theme for mirth!
   
  They call me the Madcap Princess,
I really can't see why,
I do what I like, I say what I please,
And etiquette I defy,
I'm fond of having my own sweet way,
I always get it too,
Still they call me the Madcap Princess,
I don't see why, do you?
Chorus: They call me the Madcap Princess,
I really can't see why,
I do what I like, I say what I please,
And etiquette I defy,
I'm fond of having my own sweet way,
I always get it too,
Still they call me the Madcap Princess,
Princess: I don't see why,
Chorus: Do you?

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