The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #40233   Message #2620720
Posted By: Penny S.
28-Apr-09 - 04:54 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Auprès de Ma Blonde
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Auprès de Ma Blonde
My father taught me the version in the DT which he learnd in French classes in the army during the war.

He would repeat the first line, and the last line became the first line of the next verse.

The same pattern was used in the other song he taught me, En Passant par la Lorraine.