Recorded/Published: 1990Ironically, the man who wrote and sang "You're Breaking My Heart" censors himself and changes the lyrics to this Jimmy Webb song. Harry Nilsson recorded "What Does a Woman See in a Man" during his Papa's Got a Brown New Robe sessions. In Webb's recording the man "farts in the bed." In Harry's he "falls into bed." In Webb's version the "shit hits the fan." In Harry's "IT hits the fan." (Source: Jim Painton)
He stinks to high heaven, half covered with hair,
And grunts just like some old orangutan.
While she smells of clean skin and a trace of jasmine,
And speaks like a first rate librarian ...