“Ma Petite Marguerite (My Little Marguerite)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1960 (Peacock)
Keywords: foreignlanguage courting separation dialog love
Found in: Canada(Newf)

Description

French. The singer say, Little Marguerite, I am leaving to sail on the waves around the world but I will love you until I die. She says she will cry a thousand tears waiting for his return; all is useless; she would prefer them both lost at the same time.

References

  1. Peacock, p. 558, "Ma Petite Marguerite" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea558