The Italian (L’italiano)

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The Italian

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Let me sing
with a guitar in my hand
Let me sing
I am Italian.
 
Good Morning Italy with your spaghetti
and your partisan for President
with my hand on the radio
and a canary on the window
 
Good Morning Italy with your artists
with your many American posters
with your songs of love
with kind hearts
with more women still less nuns (more women not becoming nuns?)
 
Good Morning Italy
Good Morning Mother Mary
with eyes full of sadness
Good Morning God
I know you know I am here.
 
Let me sing
with a guitar in hand
Let me sing
a song, slowly, slowly
Let me sing
because I am proud
I am an Italian
A genuine/real Italian.
 
Good Morning Italy who doesn't scare
with peppermint flavored toothpaste
with a pinstripe blue suit
with slow moving Sundays on TV
Good Morning Italy with extra-strong espresso coffee
the new sock from the drawer
with the clean flag (flag that switched sides/flag that was clean)
a 600 (type of car I can't think of)
 
Good Morning Italy
Good Morning Mother Mary
with eyes full of sadness
Good Morning God
I know you know I'm here.
 
Let me sing
with a guitar in my hand
Let me sing
a song, slowly, slowly
Let me sing
because I am proud
I am Italian
A geniuine/real Italian.
 
Publicado por MustangSally23 el Sáb, 28/02/2009 - 19:11
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L’italiano

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Comentarios
Invitado/a    Lun, 06/04/2009 - 13:57

spaghetti al dente is cold spaghetti?

with my right hand always on the car radio

peppermint shaving cream not toothpaste

lo sai che ci sono anche io you know I'm there also?

Invitado/a    Jue, 07/05/2009 - 21:45

spaghetti al dente is spagetti "to the tooth" basically spagetti that is not over cooked.

jivago    Lun, 13/07/2009 - 11:58

Some corrections :
and with peppermint flavored shaving cream.
caffe' ristretto : very strong but very, very short too
With a dent 600 : It's a small and very common FIAT car

Paul    Sáb, 19/09/2009 - 09:23

e una 600 giu' di carrozzeria = and a 600 ( a small, inexpensive Fiat) down at the body shop

Guest    Sáb, 28/11/2009 - 20:42

e un partigiano come Presidente = and Partisan as the President
e un canarino sopra la finestra = and an canary above a window
con troppa America sui manifesti = with too much America in the posters/manifest
con le canzoni con amore = with songs witch are made by love
con il cuore = with heart
con piu' donne sempre meno suore = with more women, who certain not are nuns (fewer nuns)
con gli occhi pieni di malinconia = with the eyes full of melancholy
una canzone piano piano = a softly song / a song in a low voice
Buongiorno Italia che non si spaventa = good morning Italia which do not get frightened
le calze nuove nel primo cassetto = the socks from the first chest of drawers
con la bandiera in tintoria = with the flag in launderette
e una 600 giu' di carrozzeria = and an Fiat 600 with a little coachwork (body of a car) o thereabouts