Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable to Lunch Today) Song Lyrics

Ella Fitzgerald

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Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today
Madam
Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today
She is sorry to be delayed
But last evening down in Lover's Lane she strays
Madam
Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today

When she woke up and found that her dream of love was gone
Madam
She ran to the man who had led her so far astray
And from under her velvet gown
She drew a gun and shot her love down
Madam
Miss Otis regrets, she's unable to lunch today
Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today
Madam
Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today
She is sorry to be delayed
But last evening down in Lover's Lane she strays
Madam
Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today

When she woke up and found that her dream of love was gone
Madam
She ran to the man who had led her so far astray
And from under her velvet gown
She drew a gun and shot her love down
Madam
Miss Otis regrets, she's unable to lunch today

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 All Through the Night
  • 2 Anything Goes
  • 3 Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable to Lunch Today)
  • 4 Too Darn Hot
  • 5 In the Still of the Night
  • 6 I Get a Kick Out of You
  • 7 Do I Love You?
  • 8 I'm Always True to You in My Fashion
  • 9 Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love)
  • 10 Just One of Those Things
  • 11 Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
  • 12 All of You
  • 13 Begin the Beguine
  • 14 Get Out of Town
  • 15 I Am in Love
  • 16 From This Moment On
    12" Vinyl 2
  • 1 I Love Paris
  • 2 You Do Something to Me
  • 3 Ridin' High
  • 4 Easy to Love
  • 5 It's All Right With Me
  • 6 Why Can't You Behave?
  • 7 What Is This Thing Called Love?
  • 8 You're the Top
  • 9 Love for Sale
  • 10 It's Delovely
  • 11 Night and Day
  • 12 Ace in the Hole
  • 13 So in Love
  • 14 I've Got You Under My Skin
  • 15 I Concentrate on You
  • 16 Don't Fence Me In


  • credits


    publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Cole Porter
    album: Track in album Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book
    release date: 1956
    popularity : 579 users have visited this page.
    genres: Jazz Stage & Screen
    styles: Soundtrack/Score/Musical/Swing/Easy Listening
    length: 3:02
    producer: Norman Granz
    engineer: Val Valentin
    arranger: Buddy Bregman
    lead vocals: Ella Fitzgerald
    conductor: Buddy Bregman
    composer: Cole Porter
    lyricist: Cole Porter

    Album Information

    label: Verve
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin