“Pluie Tombe, La”


Creole French: "La pluie tombe, Crapeau chante, Oin, oin! oin, oin! oin, oin! M'a pale baigner moine, La pluie tombe, Marin-gouin crie...." As the rain falls, the frog an the mosquito call the singer into the water (and drown)


  1. Scarborough-NegroFS, pp. 203-204, "La Pluie Tombe" (1 short text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, ScaNF203


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Scarborough)
Found in: US(So)