If what Lucy Patston says is true, then how come most singers in cover bands seem to find it easy to learn both lyrics and tune?
- Press excerpts for language learning
This is cool: BebaManno reads the Guardian, which means I don’t have to, and I get to learn Italian at the same time. (I see Italian as a kind of easy back door into Provençal.) BM’s previous post links to the Mandarin section of Corriere della Sera. I am not sure whether this is aimed …
- How to grow enough mustard for a salad from seed in two hours
Ingredients: a horse, a fire, seed.
- The titties of María Guevara
And other childish Venezuelan nature songs.
- Horny shepherds’ song within a song
Transhumance is in the air, so here’s a smutty song from a commie from Zaragoza:
Los pastores se van, se van,
Los pastores lloran, lloran:
¡ay de mí, pobre pastora!
¿con quién follarás tú ahora?
The shepherds are going, they’re going again,
The shepherds are weeping, they’re wailing this strain:
“Alas, alack, oh Phyllis my