/ / /

No Understand

No Understand lyrics

No Understand

EDDIE
This is the --

GIOVANNA
Whiskey.

EDDIE
Whiskey.
This is the --

GIOVANNA
Ices.

EDDIE
Ices.
These are the --

GIOVANNA
Windows.

EDDIE
Glasses.
Windows.

GIOVANNA
Windows.
Glasses.

FIORIA
Pouring the whiskey --

GIOVANNA
Pouring.

FIORIA
Dropping the ices --

GIOVANNA
Ices.

FIORIA
Lifting the glasses --

GIOVANNA
Lifting.

FIORIA
Here's to discretion.

GIOVANNA
Non capisco.
No understand, I no understand,
I no understand you crazy language.
Non capisco, no understand,
I no understand you, my dear.

FIORIA
This is the --

GIOVANNA
Fingers.

FIORIA
Fingers.
This is the --

GIOVANNA
Soldier.

FIORIA
Shoulder.
This is the --

GIOVANNA
Ah-ha!

FIORIA
Body.

GIOVANNA
Bello.

FIORIA
Molto.

EDDIE
Married.

FIORIA
This is to stand up.

GIOVANNA
Stand up.

FIORIA
This is to turn 'round.

GIOVANNA
Turn 'round.

FIORIA
This is to go off.

GIOVANNA
Go off.

FIORIA
This is goodbye now.

GIOVANNA
Non capisco.
No understand, I no understand,
I no understand you crazy language.
Non capisco.

FIORIA
You understand?

EDDIE
Oh, I understand all too well.

EDDIE & FIORIA
Some phrases don't translate,
Others are universal,
Some you communicate
After a brief rehersal.

FIORIA
Good afternoon.

EDDIE
How do you do?

FIORIA
You are so kind.

EDDIE
Where's the hotel?

FIORIA
Send up the drinks.

EDDIE
Bring me the bill.

FIORIA
Gondola, please.

GIOVANNA
Capisco.

EDDIE
You take the --

GIOVANNA
Whiskey.

EDDIE
Whiskey.
Empty the --

GIOVANNA
Ices.

EDDIE
Ices.
Wash out the --

GIOVANNA
Windows.

EDDIE
Glasses.
Windows.

GIOVANNA
Washout.

EDDIE
Skip it.

FIORIA
Bad Giovanna!

GIOVANNA
Bad.

FIORIA
Stay in this evening.

GIOVANNA
Stay.

FIORIA
No see Alfredo.

GIOVANNA
No.

FIORIA
This is goodbye now.

GIOVANNA
Si, capisco.
Io capisco, I understand now,
I understand you crazy language.
Ai, capisco, I understand,
Si, I understand you, my dear.

EDDIE & FIORIA
Some phrases don't translate,
Others are universal,
Some you communicate
After a brief rehersal.

FIORIA
Under the trees.

EDDIE
On the lagoon.

FIORIA
Down on the beach.

EDDIE
Up on the roof.

FIORIA
Not in the house.

EDDIE
You name the place.

FIORIA
Gondola, please.

GIOVANNA
Capisco.

EDDIE & FIORIA
Ai, capisco.

GIOVANNA
I capisco.

EDDIE & FIORIA
You capisco.

GIOVANNA
Me capisco.

EDDIE, FIORIA, GIOVANNA
Si, capisco,
We capisco,
Capisco!
Last Update: June, 10th 2013


Follow us on  
Musical: Do I Hear A Waltz?. Song: No Understand. Broadway musical soundtrack lyrics. Song lyrics from theatre show/film are property & copyright of their owners, provided for educational purposes