“Boire un P'tit Coup C'Est Agreable (Sipping is Pleasant)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1959 (Peacock)
Keywords: foreignlanguage courting sex drink bawdy nonballad
Found in: Canada(Newf)


French. Let's go to the woods together, marionette. We will gather apples and hazelnuts. Marie has a marionette; Marie has us both, we will sleep in the same little bed. Chorus: "Sipping is pleasant. Sipping is gentle. Swigging makes the spirit sick"


  1. Peacock, pp. 508-509, "Boire un P'tit Coup C'Est Agreable" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea508