“Jeune Fille Sans Amant, La (The Young Girl Without a Lover)”


French. A girl says she must have a lover. Mother says wait; go to the convent. The girl wants to go to a lover. Mother says here's money to get to the convent; the girl says with that money I will buy myself a man. You will be sorry, says the mother.

Cross references


  1. Peacock, pp. 293-294, "La Jeune Fille Sans Amant" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea293


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1959 (Peacock)
Found in: Canada(Newf)