Jacques Brel - Les remparts de Varsovie (traduction en anglais)

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The ramparts of Warsaw

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Madam struts her ass along the ramparts of Warsaw
Madam carries her heart on the has-beens of her madness
Madam walks her shadow around the main squares of Italy
I think Madam is living quite the life
Madam walks around at dawn with the signs of her sleepless nights
Madam rides around on a horse with her moods and whims
Madam walks around with an idiot who assures Madam that she's pretty
I think Madam has everything going for her
 
Whereas every night
I'm a janitor at l'Alcazar1
 
Madam wanders in the summer all the way to the south of France
Madam struts her breasts all the way to the south of luck
Madam hauls her melancholy all along Lake Constance2
I think Madam is quite inconstant
Madam walks around with her dog, a black pudding called Byzance
Madam drags her childhood around, changing depending on the circumstances
Madam carries her Russian accent all around quite easily
True that Madam is from Valence3!
 
Whereas every night
I'm a barman at l'Alcazar
 
Madam wears her hair with a sweet scent of the nights of China
Madam's eyes wander over every old man owning a factory
Madam carries her laugh as other people carry their Vaseline
I think Madam is naughty
Madam moves her booze-ups around from brandy glass to brandy glass
Madam walks around with the genes of twenty thousand marine officers
Madam goes around saying that my nickname is Auntie Jacqueline
I think Madam is a bad friend
 
Whereas every night
I'm a slinky singer at l'Alcazar
 
Madam has her hands wandering though all the army corps
Madam roams with my money among small-time thugs
Madam rides around in a coach she wishes I would pull
I think Madam is cheeky
Madam goes around with casino debts that she rather I paid
Madam wears jewels that she enjoys charging me for
Madam rides around in my Rolls Royce sued by some bailiffs
I think Madam is being hasty
 
Whereas every night
I wash up dishes at l'Alcazar
 
Madam struts her ass along the ramparts of Warsaw
Madam carries her heart on the has-beens of her madness
Madam walks her shadow around the main squares of Italy
I think Madam is living quite the life
Madam walks around at dawn with the signs of her sleepless nights
Madam rides around on a horse with her moods and whims
Madam walks around with an idiot who assures Madam that she's pretty
I think Madam has everything going for her
 
Whereas every night
I'm a janitor at l'Alcazar
 
Madam wanders in the summer all the way to the south of France
Madam struts her breasts all the way to the south of luck
Madam hauls her melancholy all along the lake Constance
I think Madam is quite inconstant
Madam walks around with her dog, a black pudding called Byzance
Madam drags her childhood around, changing depending on the circumstances
Madam carries her Russian accent all around quite easily
True that Madam is from Valence!
Madam wanders in the summer all the way to the south of France
Madam struts her breasts all the way to the south of luck
 
  • 1. Old cabaret in Paris.
  • 2. Swiss/German lake.
  • 3. Valence is the name of several cities in France and Spain.
Publié par maëlstrom le Jeu, 30/06/2011 - 20:44
Ajouté en réponse à la demande de snorio
Modifié pour la dernière fois par maëlstrom le Dim, 02/07/2017 - 09:36
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Les remparts de Varsovie

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Hansi K_Lauer    Ven, 17/07/2015 - 19:26

>" lake Constance**" -> footnote:
Swiss/German lake (half and half) Regular smile
Konstanz, the city it has its name of, is in Germany. Wink smile