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Thread #12154   Message #3483272
Posted By: GUEST,jim bainbridge
24-Feb-13 - 12:34 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: Ballad of Bethnal Green (P Roberts)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Ballad of Bethnal Green (Paddy Roberts)
For me, another of Paddy Roberts' little gems was in French, and to the unlikely !! tune of 'A wee Deoch and Doris-

'Bonsoir ma cherie, comment allez-vous?'
'Je suis tres bien, merci beaucoup'
'Etes-vous fiancee?' 'Ca fait rien'
'Voulez-vous promenade avec moi ce soir?'
'Oui oui'

sorry about the lack of accents- don't know how to do that but you can see that all those daytrips to Boulogne have paid off...