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Truly Scrumptious is a song composed for the 1968 motion picture Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and the song was written by Richard M. Sherman & Robert B. Sherman.

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Toot sweets sound like what they are

So do lollys in a lollypop jar

Gingerbread men have a gingerbread sound, we've found

Sugar plum cinnamon and lemon tart tell you what they are right from the


And your name does the same for you

By coincidence, Truly Scrumptious

You're truly truly scrumptious

When you're near us

It's so delicious

Honest Truly, you're the answer to our wishes

Truly Scrumptious

Though we may seem presumptuous

Never, never, ever go away

Our hearts beat so unruly

Because we love you truly

Honest Truly, we do

Truly scrumptious

You two are truly scrumptious

Scrumptious as the breeze across the bay

When you're smiling

It's so delicious

So beguiling

You're the answer to my wishes

Truly scrumptious

You two are truly scrumptious

And I shan't forget this lovely day

My heart beats so unruly

I also love you truly

Honest truly, I do