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Sung by Diplocase on 2020/08/03.
"Au chant de l'alouette" is a Canadian folk song from Québec.
AU CHANT DE L'ALOUETTE (French)

Si je vais à l'arbre, c'est pour y cueillir,
Si je vais à l'arbre, c'est pour y cueillir,
Je n'ai pas cueilli, j'ai cherché des nids.

Refrain
Au chant de l'alouette je veille et je dors,
J'écoute l'alouette et puis je m'endors,
Au chant de l'alouette je veille et je dors,
J'écoute l'alouette et puis je m'endors.

Je n'ai pas cueilli, j'ai cherché des nids,
Je n'ai pas cueilli, j'ai cherché des nids,
J'ai trouvé la caille couchée sur son nid.

(Refrain)

J'ai trouvé la caille couchée sur son nid,
J'ai trouvé la caille couchée sur son nid,
J' lui marchai sur l'aile et la lui rompis.

(Refrain)

J' lui marchai sur l'aile et la lui rompis,
J' lui marchai sur l'aile et la lui rompis,
Elle m'a dit : "Vilaine, va-t'en d'ici !".

(Refrain)

Elle m'a dit : "Vilaine, va-t'en d'ici !"
Elle m'a dit : "Vilaine, va-t'en d'ici !"
– Je n' suis pas vilaine, caille jolie.

(Refrain)

Je n' suis pas vilaine, caille jolie,
Je n' suis pas vilaine, caille jolie,
Tu n'auras de peine pour tes petits.

(Refrain)

Tu n'auras de peine pour tes petits,
Tu n'auras de peine pour tes petits,
Je vous f'rai manger dedans votre nid.

(Refrain)

Je vous f'rai manger dedans votre nid,
Je vous f'rai manger dedans votre nid.
–Si tu le fais, Belle, nous serons amies."
TO THE CHANT OF THE LARK (translation by Diplocase)

If I go to the tree, it's to pick [fruit],
If I go to the tree, it's to pick [fruit],
I didn't pick, I looked for nests.

(Chorus)
To the chant of the lark, I'm awake and I sleep,
I listen to the lark then I fall asleep,
To the chant of the lark, I'm awake and I sleep,
I listen to the lark then I fall asleep.

I didn't pick, I looked for nests,
I didn't pick, I looked for nests,
I found the quail lying on her nest.

(Chorus)

I found the quail lying on her nest,
I found the quail lying on her nest,
I stepped on her wing and I broke it.

(Chorus)

I stepped on her wing and I broke it,
I stepped on her wing and I broke it,
She told me, "Bad girl, go away from here!"

(Chorus)

She told me, "Bad girl, go away from here!"
She told me, "Bad girl, go away from here!"
"I'm no bad girl, pretty quail.

(Chorus)

I'm no bad girl, pretty quail,
I'm no bad girl, pretty quail,
You won't need worry about your little ones.

(Chorus)

You won't need worry about your little ones,
You won't need worry about your little ones,
I'll feed you in your nest.

(Chorus)

I'll feed you in your nest,
I'll feed you in your nest."
"If you do that, Pretty, we'll be friends."
Rendition by Les Karrik (1972)
Rendition by Édith Butler
French Choir live rendition
Live rendition by Les sœurs Brassard -Québec

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