About “making hearts grow three sizes in one day”

“You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” by Albert Hague and Theodor Geisel, sung by Thurl Ravenscroft:

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And here’s a cover by Darius Rucker:

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To quote from Albert Hague’s obituary in the The New York Times:

“When he played the song he wrote for the Grinch assignment to Theodore Geisel, Mr. Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss) exclaimed, ‘Any man who slides an octave on the word Grinch gets the job.'”