The song "Put Me To The Test" was used as an instrumental in this film, but Ira Gershwin
had written lyrics to it, and when the Technicolor musical film "Cover Girl" was made in 1944, composer Jerome Kern
fitted his own tune to the already existing lyrics, and the newly revised song was sung and danced in that film by Gene Kelly
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Lord John Marshmorton
Miss Allen, is he coming here tonight, your friend Mr. Halliday?
Oh, well sure he's not coming here and do you know why he's not coming here tonight? Because he wasn't invited, that's why he's not coming here tonight, Lord Marshmallow.
Gracie, it's Marshmorton, not Marshmallow.
That's what I said, Marshmallow.
Look, Gracie, "marshmallow" is soft and mushy.
Oh, please, George! You don't know this gentleman well enough to say that about him.
[to Lord Marshmorton
I'm sorry, would you explain that ...
I Can't Be Bothered Now
Words by Ira Gershwin
Music by George Gershwin
Song and dance performed by Fred Astaire See more