My Foolish Heart

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Tony Bennett

Anthony Dominick Benedetto, better known as Tony Bennett (born August 3, 1926), is an Italian-American singer of popular music, standards, show tunes, and jazz. Bennett is also a serious and accomplished painter, having created works—under the name Anthony Benedetto—that are on permanent public display in several institutions. He is the founder of the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in New York City. more »

The scene is set for dreaming
Love's knocking at the door
But oh my heart, I'm reluctant to start
For we've been fooled before

The night is like a lovely tune
Beware, my foolish heart
How white the ever constant moon
Take care, my foolish heart

There's a line between love and fascination
That's hard to see on an evening such as this
For they both give the very same sensation
When you are lost in the magic of a kiss

Her lips are much too close to mine
Beware, my foolish heart
But should our eager lips combine
Then let the fire start

For this time, it isn't fascination
Or a dream that will fade and fall apart
It's love, this time it's love, my foolish heart

For this time, it isn't fascination
Or a dream that will fade and fall apart
It's love, this time it's love, my foolish heart

Written by: NED WASHINGTON, VICTOR YOUNG

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., PATTI WASHINGTON MUSIC, SHAPIRO BERNSTEIN & CO. INC.

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