Barbra Streisand Second Hand Rose Lyrics

My Name Is Barbra, Two… Track Listing
Vinyl 1
  • 1 He Touched Me
  • 2 The Shadow of Your Smile
  • 3 Quiet Night
  • 4 I Got Plenty of Nothin'
  • 5 How Much of the Dream Comes True
  • 6 Second Hand Rose
  • 7 The Kind of Man a Woman Needs
  • 8 All That I Want
  • 9 Where's That Rainbow?
  • 10 No More Songs for Me
  • 11 Medley: Second Hand Rose / Give Me the Simple Life / I Got Plenty of Nothin' / Brother Can You Spare a Dime? / Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out / Second Hand Rose / The Best Things in Life Are Free
  • Father has a business strictly second hand
    Everything from toothpicks to a baby-grand
    Stuff in our apartment came from father's store
    Even clothes I'm wearing someone wore before
    It's no wonder that I feel abused
    I never get a thing that ain't been used
    I'm wearing second hand hats

    Second hand clothes
    That's why they call me
    Second hand Rose
    Even our piano in the parlor
    Daddy bought for ten cents on the dollar
    Second hand pearls
    I'm wearing second hand curls

    I never get a single think that's new
    Even Jake, the plumber, he's a man I adore
    He had the nerve to tell me he's been married before!
    Everyone knows that I'm just
    Second hand Rose
    From Second Avenue!
    From Second Avenue!

    Written by: Grant Clarke, James Hanley

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