“C'est a Paris Y-A-T'Une Noce (There's a Wedding in Paris)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1961 (Peacock)
Keywords: foreignlanguage age greed marriage burial death oldmaid wife money
Found in: Canada(Newf)

Description

French. The young girl the singer married was at least 80 years old: married Monday, buried Tuesday. But he didn't marry her; he married her money. If he marries again it will be with a girl 15 years old.

References

  1. Peacock, pp. 255-256, "C'est a Paris Y-A-T'Une Noce" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea255