Tiny Dancer

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Misty Copeland and James Whiteside in “Swan Lake.” Credit Julieta Cervantes for The New York Times

Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band
Pretty eyed, pirate smile, you’ll marry a music man
Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand
And now she’s in me, always with me, tiny dancer in my hand

Lyrics by Elton John