WICKED in Concert

CLIP

"What Is This Feeling?"

Amber Riley and Gabrielle Ruiz perform "What Is This Feeling?" from the Broadway musical "Wicked."

AIRED: August 29, 2021 | 0:02:55
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TRANSCRIPT

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♪ RILEY: What is this feeling, so sudden and new? ♪

♪ RUIZ: I felt the moment I laid eyes on you ♪

♪ RILEY: My pulse is rushing ♪

♪ RUIZ: My head is reeling ♪

♪ RILEY: My face is flushing ♪

♪ BOTH: What is this feeling, fervid as a flame? ♪

♪ Does it have a name? ♪

♪ Yes! ♪

♪ Loathing ♪

♪ Unadulterated loathing ♪

♪ RILEY: For your face ♪

♪ RUIZ: Your voice ♪

♪ RILEY: Your clothing ♪

♪ BOTH: Let's just say I loathe it all! ♪

♪ Ev'ry little trait, however small ♪

♪ Makes my very flesh begin to crawl ♪

♪ With simple, utter loathing! ♪

♪ There's a strange exhilaration in such total detestation ♪

♪ It's so pure! So strong! ♪

♪ Though I do admit it came on fast ♪

♪ still I do believe that it can last ♪

♪ And I will be loathing, loathing you ♪

♪ My whole life long! ♪

♪ BACKGROUND: Dear Galinda, you are just too good! ♪

♪ How do you stand it? ♪

♪ I don't think I could! ♪

♪ She's a terror! ♪

♪ She's a tartar! ♪

♪ We don't mean to show a bias, but Galinda ♪

♪ You're a martyr! ♪

♪ RILEY: Well ♪

♪ These things are sent to try us! ♪

♪ BACKGROUND: Poor Galinda, forced to reside with ♪

♪ Someone so disgusticified! ♪

♪ We just want to tell you: we're all on your side! ♪

♪ We share your ♪

♪ Loathing! ♪

♪ BOTH: What is this feeling, so sudden and new? ♪

♪ I felt the moment I laid eyes on you ♪

♪ My pulse is rushing ♪

♪ My head is reeling ♪

♪ BACKGROUND: We loathe it all ♪

♪ BOTH: Oh, what is this feeling? ♪

♪ Does it have a name? ♪

♪ Yes ♪

♪ Ahh ♪

♪ Loathing! ♪

♪ There's a strange exhilaration ♪

♪ In such total detestation ♪

♪ So pure, so strong ♪

♪ Though I do admit it came on fast ♪

♪ Still I do believe that it can last ♪

♪ And I will be loathing, for forever ♪

♪ Loathing ♪

♪ Truly, deeply loathing you ♪

♪ My whole life long! ♪

RUIZ: Hey Amber!

RILEY: What?

RUIZ: Boo!

RILEY: HA!


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