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Posted By: MorwenEdhelwen1
25-Aug-12 - 10:45 PM
Thread Name: How to learn a song in another language?
Subject: RE: How to learn a song in another language?
Descriptions of people (Especially women) in racial terms are common in Caribbean cultures. For English examples, there's "Brown Girl In The Ring" , "Brown Skin Girl", "My High Brown." The woman being "thick-lipped" is a way of saying she's Black.