"Ain't it fierce to be so beautiful, beautiful." The beautiful girl has "no peace of mind"; everyone is kind, but waits outside her door, offering flowers, etc. The brainy girl replies with similar words, save that she receives good grades and handshakes


  1. Lomax-ABFS, pp. 344-345, "Beautiful" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #15535
  3. BI, LxA344


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1934
Keywords: beauty nonballad
Found in: US(SW)