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Well, It's German, Vaguely... [Dec. 1st, 2017|12:16 pm]
Tony Grist
I'm not someone who goes round the house singing all day- I'd be shouted at if I did- but the act of putting up the Christmas tree demands a vocal accompaniment- something sugary and Germanic. I only know the first line of the most obvious song- which goes "O tanennbaum, o tannenbaum" and the last line which goes "We'll keep the red flag flying here" so I opt for this instead:

Falling in love again,
What's a girl to do?
Never wanted to.
I can't help it.
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[User Picture]From: pondhopper
2017-12-01 03:17 pm (UTC)
I put on music that I can sing along to...easier that way. And oddly, I even remember a few lines of carols in Polish that my grandmother taught me as a child.
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2017-12-01 03:23 pm (UTC)
The songs and rhymes we learn in childhood tend to stick.
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[User Picture]From: halfmoon_mollie
2017-12-02 03:00 pm (UTC)
Love always been my game
play it as I may
I was made that way
I can't help it :)
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2017-12-02 08:39 pm (UTC)
Wonderful song.
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[User Picture]From: halfmoon_mollie
2017-12-03 12:01 am (UTC)
Makes me think of Lili Marlena...
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2017-12-04 04:13 pm (UTC)
I like that one too- the only song (so far as I know) popular with both sides in WWII.
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[User Picture]From: sorenr
2017-12-04 03:51 pm (UTC)
Ich bin von Kopf bis Fuß
Auf Liebe eingestellt,
Denn das ist meine Welt
Und sonst gar nichts...

(And I'm terribly young and in love these days, so I'll sing along to that. I can't help it...)
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2017-12-04 04:14 pm (UTC)
It's good to be young and in love....
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