The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #153386   Message #3592177
Posted By: Jim Dixon
14-Jan-14 - 11:18 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Work til my days are gone
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Work til my days are gone
I think that mystery third verse is in French. I think lines 1, 2, and 5 are something like:

Je veux chanter jusqu'à ce que j'aie ferme les yeux. [or possibly "mes yeux"]

[I want to sing until I have closed my eyes.]