October 15th, 2013

wave

azhagAna poNnu nAn!

I suddenly remembered a song I'd heard in my infancy...after months of not wanting to learn new songs, Kavya is suddenly keen again, now!




The words mean,

"I am a beautiful girl;
I have the eyes for that;
The only thing I possess
Is my self-respect..."

The original song is here (from a 1956 film, imagine!)



and the lyrics are:

here

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It's a very mid-Eastern, Arabic type of dance number...and talks about the uncaring ogling of men! So I taught her only the first four lines.