14 juillet

The country that avoids war and the country that fights but has a hard time winning have been combined. The Swiss made some excellent firearms and the French made some unique and occaisonally inspiring ones.

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14 juillet

Postby riptidenj » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:20 pm

Une glorieuse 14 ou Jour de la Bastille mes amis!
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Re: 14 juillet

Postby DuncaninFrance » Sat Jul 14, 2012 4:59 am

Merci mon petit pâtissier! :FRA: :FRA:

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Re: 14 juillet

Postby Karl/Pa. » Sat Jul 14, 2012 10:40 am

Well happy whatever-it-is-you-do-to-celebrate.

Ooh, there's no bread, let 'em eat cake
There's no end to what they'll take
Flaunt the fruits of noble birth
Wash the salt into the earth
[ Lyrics from: http://www.lyricsfreak.com/r/rush/basti ... 19901.html ]
But they're marching to Bastille Day.
La guillotine will claim her bloody prize.
Free the dungeons of the innocent
The king will kneel
And let his kingdom rise.

Ooh, there's stained velvet, dirty lace,
Naked fear on every face
See them bow their heads to die
As we would bow as they rode by
And we're marching to Bastille Day
La guillotine will claim her bloody prize
Sing, oh choirs of cacophony
The king has kneeled
To let his kingdom rise.

Lessons taught but never learned
All around us anger burns
Guide the future by the past
Long ago the mould was cast
For they marched up to Bastille Day
La guillotine claimed her bloody prize
Hear the echoes of the centuries
Power isn't all that money buys.

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