El derecho de vivir en paz (English translation)

  • Artist: Victor Jara (Víctor Lidio Jara Martínez)
  • Song: El derecho de vivir en paz 8 translations
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The Right To Live In Peace

The right to live
poet Ho Chi Minh,
who struck from Vietnam
all of humanity.
No cannon will wipe out
the furrow of your rice paddy.
The right to live in peace.
Indochina is the place
beyond the wide sea,
where they ruin the flower
with genocide and napalm.
The moon is an explosion
that blows out all the clamor.
The right to live in peace.
Uncle Ho, our song
is fire of pure love,
it's a dovecote dove,
olive from an olive grove.
It is the universal song
chain that will triumph,
the right to live in peace.
Submitted by FredaFreda on Tue, 19/02/2013 - 16:06
Added in reply to request by costis.melolidakiscostis.melolidakis
Last edited by FredaFreda on Fri, 10/04/2015 - 22:29

El derecho de vivir en paz

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Vimto12Vimto12    Sat, 23/02/2013 - 20:21

hola Regular smile
solo una cosita:
verse 2, line 3: where they spoil/ruin the flower/the best part

FredaFreda    Sat, 23/02/2013 - 22:22

??? How'd I do that? Regular smile .
Thanks again

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