Hawaiians are thrilled to sing Aloha to stingy Jack Benny, who gets only 1 lei, while a fellow passenger is covered with them. The romantic atmosphere of the Pacific cruise back to L.A. overwhelms Jack, who envisions a zoftig blonde passenger as Jayne Mansfield. Jayne breathes "You're Just Too Marvelous," to love-struck Jack. Written by
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The script was recycled from season four. In season four, Jack dreams of Marilyn Monroe, and the man with all the leis covering his face turned out to be Mr. Kitzel. In this version, Jack dreams of Jayne Mansfield and the man with all the leis turned out to be Dennis Day. See more
I just can't control myself. When I'm near you, I'm crazy about you.
Well, I'm - I'm crazy about you, too, Jayne, but it's so ridiculous. I mean, look at the difference in our ages.
There's not that much difference, Jack. I'm twenty-six, and you're thirty-nine.
I know, but I was thinking. Twenty-five years from now, when you'll be fifty-one, and I'll be thirty-nine.
Too Marvelous for Words
Music by Richard A. Whiting
lyrics by Johnny Mercer
Sung by Jayne Mansfield See more