Derriere Chez Nous (Behind Our House)
DESCRIPTION: French. Behind our house is a tree. On the tree is a branch. On the branch is a nest. In the nest is an egg. In the egg is a small bird. In this bird you do not know what there is.
EARLIEST DATE: 1948 (Creighton-Maritime)
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage nonballad bird
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Creighton-Maritime, p. 169, "Derriere Chez Nous" (1 text, 1 tune)
cf. "The Rattling Bog" (theme)
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