Vive les matelots!

DESCRIPTION: French (Voyageurs): "Nous etions trois garcons, tous jolis capitaines (x2), Y'en a un a Paris, et a'autre a La Rochelle. Vive les matelots dessus la mer jolie...." Song concerns three captains. One comes to court a girl. He cares not if he is rejected
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1937
KEYWORDS: courting sailor nonballad foreignlanguage
FOUND IN: Canada
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Fowke/Mills/Blume, pp. 21-24, "Vive les matelots!" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: FMB021

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